There are various ways that a person could face charges of assault in and around the Phoenix area. A person can face either “assault” or “aggravated assault” charges, and the consequences of a guilty conviction in these situations can be severe. At the Younglove Law Firm, our Phoenix assault attorney is ready to stand up for your rights when you are facing these charges.
We will not hesitate to take on aggressive prosecutors in an effort to investigate your case. Our goal is to get the charges against you reduced or dismissed altogether so you can get back to living your life.
At the Younglove Law Firm, we have been helping Phoenix assault clients since 1997. We will have your back when you are facing these charges.
Once a person has been charged with a crime involving assault or aggravated assault, it is critically important to be represented by an attorney with experience handling these cases. Assault cases can be defended in a variety of ways, and an attorney can use their resources to:
Under ARS § 13-1203, a person commits assault by:
Under ARS § 13-1204, a person commits aggravated assault by:
Penalties for assault charges in Arizona will depend heavily on whether or not a person is charged with a misdemeanor or felony offense. Misdemeanor assault charges will typically result in a person facing up to six months in jail and a fine of up to $2,500. Those charged with felony aggravated assault could face Class 2 to Class 5 felony charges depending on the circumstances related to the case. This could result in significant prison sentences and a fine of up to $150,000.
If you or somebody you care about is facing assault charges in Phoenix, contact an attorney as soon as possible. At the Younglove Law Firm, you can count on an experienced team standing by your side throughout your entire case. We pledge to investigate every aspect of the case against you so we can get the charges reduced or dismissed altogether. When you need a Phoenix assault attorney, you can contact us for a confidential consultation of your case by clicking here.