What began as a heated argument or strong disagreement could take an unexpected turn if police arrest you for assault. Have you landed in trouble with the law? At this point, it is always best to keep your cool and do not attempt to argue in your own defense. The sooner you can hire a Columbus criminal defense lawyer, the better. Call The Meranda Law Firm, LTD today at (614) 707-4239 for a consultation!
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The criminal defense attorneys in Columbus, Ohio at The Meranda Law Firm LTD have over 15 years of experience and are dedicated to aggressively litigating against potentially life-changing criminal charges. We understand the immense importance of one-on-one attention and can offer close communication and welcome client involvement in the legal process. Our team is here for you and we can provide valuable, diligent efforts on your behalf.
You can be arrested for assault simply by threatening violence against another, even if you did not cause them any physical harm. Assaulting someone with a deadly weapon or causing serious harm can be grounds for a felonious assault charge, which carries the most serious penalties.
Penalties for an Assault Conviction Include:
Your specific legal defense will depend on details of your case, such as if the victim was disabled or suffered serious injuries. Our Columbus assault attorneys can build a strong and effective defense strategy for you when you call on us. You may have acted in self-defense or been wrongly accused; whatever the case, reach out to our firm for defense you can count on. We can work to secure the best possible outcome, from reduced penalties to completely dropped charges.
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