Assault and Battery
Assault and battery is a serious criminal charge that could result in jail time and fines. Convicted assault and battery offenders will face restrictions that could greatly harm their quality of life, and a defense lawyer can help you defend against this damage before it occurs. If you are even under investigation for an assault and battery charge, call Grabel & Associates immediately. Additionally, if you or someone you know has just been arrested for assault and battery, contact our Michigan criminal defense team. A lawyer will be able to protect you from aggressive investigative techniques and point out pivotal police and prosecutor mistakes that could help you in your criminal fight.
Lawyer for Misdemeanor Assault and Battery Charge in Michigan
At Grabel & Associates, we work to achieve the best possible results in every case we take. We are experienced in criminal defense and are dedicated to providing our clients with aggressive representation throughout the criminal process. It is never too early or too late to hire a lawyer for an assault and battery charge. Although a misdemeanor offense may not seem as daunting, the potential jail time and fines you face are very real and could cause you long-lasting harm. We want to protect you and guide you to the just, fair result you deserve.
Assault and Battery Laws in Michigan
If you assault or batter another individual, and are not accused of any additional offenses, you could face both jail time and fines. Accusations that are even more serious can arise out of assault and battery cases, however, including:
- Aggravated Assault
- Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Felonious Assault)
- Assault with Intent to Maim
- Assault GBH (Intent to Do Great Bodily Harm Less Than Murder)
- Assault with Intent to Murder
- Assault with Intent to Rob
- Domestic Assault
These offenses carry even more serious criminal penalties, and it is crucial that you act quickly to protect against an amplified charge and sentence. An experienced attorney will provide you with the knowledge needed to avoid intensified accusations and can guide you to the most beneficial case outcome. Our criminal defense team knows exactly how to help you in every stage of your Michigan case to continuously protect your rights and fight for your freedom.
Criminal Penalties for Assault and Battery Charge in Michigan
According to the Michigan Penal Code (750.81), anyone found guilty of assault and battery in Michigan who is not subject to any other criminal penalty is guilty of a misdemeanor and could face up to 93 days in jail and a fine of up to $500. This penalty also applies to those found guilty of domestic assault and battery who are not subject to any other criminal punishment.
A lawyer at Grabel & Associates can both protect you from these misdemeanor criminal penalties, and ensure you do not face any other criminal punishment. Hire an attorney right now to immediately begin building an effective defense of your Michigan assault and battery charge. Our criminal defense team has the skill needed to defend you in courts statewide, or outside of the court in pre-file or post-conviction stages of any criminal case.
Our Approach to Assault and Battery Charges in Michigan
Anyone charged with assault and battery will be concerned about the future, and we understand the stress that potential punishment can place on you. Your lawyer will work to put your mind at ease, by ensuring you understand every legal issue surrounding your battery case, and every possible outcome along with the steps that will get you there. We give you complete control over your legal actions and the knowledge needed to make effective decisions throughout the Michigan criminal process.
We effectively defend clients facing criminal charges at every stage of the criminal process, and our dedication to great outcomes is represented in our proven results. We consistently provide the best possible criminal defense, and can immediately begin building a persuasive defense strategy. Contact us right away if you are even under investigation for assault and battery in Michigan. We will aggressively defend you and fight for your freedom.
Call Now for Michigan Criminal Defense Attorney
We are available 24/7 to discuss the details of your case at our toll free number, 1-800-342-7896. You can also set up a free consultation with trial attorney Scott Grabel. Our experienced criminal defense team will provide you with a vital advantage when fighting Michigan criminal charges, so don’t hesitate to contact us.
Grabel & Associates is recognized as a premier Michigan law firm, and we have earned our reputation by continuously providing top-notch criminal defense in cases just like yours. Call us to discuss the details of your assault and battery case, and start protecting your rights and your future.