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Dallas Assault Charges Lawyers
Criminal Defense Attorneys for Assault Charges in Dallas, Texas
A person is charged with Assault, if he or she uses force against someone with the intent to injure them. According to Texas law, a person is found guilty of committing assault when:
- He or she intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly causes bodily injury to another person;
- He or she threatens another with imminent bodily injury; or
- HHe or she causes physical contact that they should reasonably believe will be regarded as offensive or provocative.
According to Texas laws, an assault can be charged as anything from a Class C Misdemeanor to a Second-Degree Felony. For an assault, penalties can range from a fine of up to $10,000 and/or a prison sentence of up to 20 years.
If a weapon is used during the exchange or the sustained injuries are especially severe, you may be charged with the more serious crime of Aggravated Assault. Similarly, if an assault and battery has occurred during the commission of another crime, such as robbery or rape, the consequences also become more serious. The offense is either a first or a second degree felony depending on the seriousness of the injuries caused, and if,
- Injury was caused to family member
- Injury was caused to an on-duty public servant
- The assault resulted due to a reckless discharge of a firearm
CONSEQUENCES OF AN ASSAULT CONVICTION
According to Texas laws, if a person is convicted of assault and battery, he or she can have severe consequences for his future, including:
- Large Fines
- Community Service
- Losing your Right to Carry a Firearm
- Jail Time
- Prevent you from Applying for Higher Education
- Searching for a Job
- Community Service
- Living at the Neighborhood of your Choice
HIRING THE RIGHT ATTORNEY FOR YOUR ASSAULT CASE
When you are charged with an assault and battery, the first thing you need to do is contact an experienced criminal defense attorney to have a look at your case. When you involve an experienced criminal defense attorney to handle your case, he or she will guide you towards the right path to handle your case. In a criminal trial, the prosecutor or law enforcement officials sometimes get carried away with showing proof of guilt and finding evidence that may end up compromising your Constitutional Rights. To prevent yourself from a situation like this, you need to have an experienced team of attorneys on your side to protect your rights.
Our experienced team of Dallas criminal Defense lawyers is here to help you with your assault and battery case. Our attorneys are here to hear all the details of your case, analyze your options, and give you the aggressive and experienced representation that your case needs. No matter what the charges against you may be, do not forget that you do have options.
When one of our criminal defense attorneys meets with a client who has been charged with assault and battery, they sit with the client to evaluate all aspects of his or her case, suggest the right game plan to handle the case, and back it up with their experience of working on similar cases over the years. After an assault charge, the first and most important thing to do for your future is to hire the right criminal defense attorney for your case.
Our experienced team of criminal defense attorneys is here for you to talk about your case. We offer a FREE CONSULTATION that allows you to discuss your case with us and get our opinion about your options. Call us at 1.866.789.1664, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or fill out the form on top of this page to schedule a FREE CONSULTATION with a member of our criminal defense team. With a combined experience of more than 40 years, we look forward to providing you an excellent legal service for your assault and/or battery case.