Assault Charges Defense Lawyer in Little Elm, Texas

Building a Strong Case on Your Behalf

The first most important step to take after you have been arrested or charged with assault is to hire a Little Elm assault defense lawyer to represent you. A competent attorney can help you to understand your rights and legal options and ensure that you are defended aggressively. Scott Edgett of the Law Offices of Scott Edgett is highly experienced at defending clients who are facing serious criminal charges and truly cares about the outcome of your case.

Assault can occur in a number of different circumstances, such as:

  • Self defense
  • Public conflict
  • Domestic violence
  • Road rage
  • Disorderly conduct

If you need to talk to a lawyer about the details of your case, fill out a free case evaluation form today. At the Law Offices of Scott Edgett, Attorney Scott can also assist you if you are facing charges for sexual assault.

What Are the Penalties for Assault in Little Elm?

Assault is a very common criminal charge in Texas. Scott Edgett and his team have more than a decade of legal experience and a proven track record defending the rights of individuals like yourself in the area. Depending on the level of offense which you have been accused of, such as a misdemeanor or felony, you could be facing time in jail or prison. Assault of a misdemeanor of the second degree is punishable of up to 60 days in jail and a large fine. Aggravated assault is a third-degree felony and carries with it up to five years in prison with a substantial fine.

Contact the firm today to enlist the help of a skilled and experienced attorney.

Utilizing Intelligent Defense Strategies

There are a number of different factors involved in proving you were involved in a crime, which Scott Edgett may use to prove your innocence. Assault involves the unlawful, intentional threat to harm another person, whether or not violence is involved. It must be proven that you not only had the intention to harm another, but that you had the ability to do so.

To make an appointment for a free consultation with a Little Elm assault defense attorney, call him now at (214) 305-8411!

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