Assault Attorney in New York
Have you been charged with assault? Assault is defined as any crime that involves threats of imminent physical violence by force that makes another fear for their safety. Actual violence need not take place. The crime of assault is often charged with a crime of battery if violence actually does occur. Either way, you may be charged with a misdemeanor or felony assault crime depending on the circumstances that may surround your case. Penalties for an assault conviction in New York may include: jail time, fines, community service, probation and parole. Not to mention a lifetime mark on your criminal record. In addition, if assault involves the threat of force by any type of weapon, the crime of aggravated assault (a more serious offense) may be charged.
Why hire a New York criminal defense attorney?
It is extremely important that if police are investigating you or someone you love that you seek legal advice immediately. An experienced New York criminal defense attorney with hands on experience representing assault cases can protect your legal rights from the very beginning. In doing so, it will be very hard for over-zealous police and/or prosecutors to take advantage of you and the situation you may have found yourself in. At the Law Offices of Brian D. Perskin our attorneys are very familiar with all areas of the law and your constitutional rights. In order to properly assist you it is our recommendation that you contact a New York assault lawyer at our firm today.
Assault & Battery Criminal Defense Lawyer in New York
The lawyers at the Law Offices of Brian D. Perskin is extremely qualified to represent any type of complex misdemeanor or felony assault case. Our New York assault lawyers have over 40 years of combined legal skill and knowledge with many case wins. We represent clients in Manhattan,
Queens, New York. Contact our attorneys today to begin the steps needed to protect your future.
Facing assault charges in New York? Contact a New York assault defense lawyer