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Assault & Violent Crimes

Assault cases come in many forms. Some assaults are alleged to have caused bodily injury to the victim. Others are deemed to be “aggravated” when certain facts are present, carrying the possibility of particularly harsh penalties in the event of a conviction. The identity of the alleged assault victim can be an important factor as well. For instance, were you related to the victim? Was the victim a police officer or other public servant? The answer to these questions may greatly impact the severity of your case. Here are just a few examples of assault and violence:

  • Assault Causing Bodily Injury
  • Violent Crime
  • Assault Involving Family Violence
  • Aggravated Assault
  • Assault on a Public Servant
  • Sexual Assault

Certain types of assault crimes are rarely caught on tape or directly witnessed by law enforcement. These usually involve altercations inside the home that occur between spouses or those involved in a dating relationship. In this instance there are frequently conflicting stories regarding the incident. For this reason it is crucial to retain an experienced criminal defense lawyer to conduct your defense against another’s assault allegations. In some cases the victim of an alleged assault may wish to drop the charges pending against the accused assailant. However, the appropriate steps must be taken in order to effectively communicate this desire to the prosecuting attorney. As your assault defense attorney we will address these and other issues and employ our knowledge in this area of the law to protect your rights. Contact our office today to discuss the particular facts and circumstances of your assault case.

Certain types of violent crimes may limit your ability to seek probation and can require mandatory minimums in the event of a conviction and prison sentence. These types of offenses often have complex fact scenarios and rely heavily on eyewitness testimony. Because violent crimes typically involve allegations of serious bodily injury or death, the State of Texas prosecutes these cases aggressively. In the event you are charged with a violent crime it is essential to retain a skilled and experienced criminal defense lawyer.

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