Assault with Intent to Commit Bodily Harm Less than Murder in Detroit
Intent is a key aspect of many criminal cases, and not just those involving intent to murder. Intending to seriously injure another person can lead to assault with intent charges, and the serious possible penalties which result in these felony cases. If you have been accused of assault with intent to commit bodily harm less than murder, also referred to as assault with intent to commit great bodily harm or assault GBH, it is crucial that you contact an experienced assault defense lawyer right away. Our attorneys are available 24/7 to begin working with clients in Detroit and statewide after serious felony assault allegations, and we know what it takes to guide you or your loved one towards a favorable case result. Contact a member of our experienced assault and violent crimes defense team now and protect yourself against conviction for assault with intent to commit bodily harm less than murder in Detroit.
Founding attorney Scott Grabel, who has well over a decade of experience working in cases just like yours, will work alongside the rest of our highly talented team of attorneys and legal staff to ensure every aspect of your case is treated with the utmost care. We know how serious assault GBH charges are, and how much you have on the line, and our attorneys are dedicated to treating your case as if it were our own. Contact our team right now by phone or online for a free initial case consultation and learn more about the steps you need to take in order to protect your freedom and your future. Our lawyers have the skill and experience to help you fight for justice, and will do everything possible to ensure you receive the most favorable result available in your unique situation. Call or contact us online right now so that we can begin fighting with you and for you as you battle back against assault charges in Detroit. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Assault GBH Defense Lawyer – Assault with Intent to Commit Bodily Harm Charges in Detroit
According to Section 750.84 of the Michigan Penal Code, there are a number of assault related offenses which can be punished as assault GBH. First, anyone who assaults another person with intent to do great bodily harm less than murder can be charged under this legislation. Great bodily harm can mean anything causing disfigurement, impairment of a body part, impairment of health, and similar injuries. Additionally, any person who assaults another person by using strangulation or suffocation can be sentenced under this section. The penalties for assault with intent to do great bodily harm are very serious, and every assault GBH case in Detroit should be handled by an experienced defense attorney, no matter what the specific details of the case may be. If you have been accused of a serious assault or violent crimes offense, get in touch with our team now. We are always ready to begin defending clients in felony cases.
Criminal Penalties for Assault with Intent to do Great Bodily Harm
If convicted of assault GBH or assault by strangulation/suffocation, up to 10 years behind bars and a $5,000 fine can result, in addition to a felony record. A felony record will lead to lifelong penalties including travel restrictions, the inability to apply for a loan, difficulty finding work, and other negative effects. Additionally, restitution payments may be required. Always consult an attorney before taking any action in your assault case, and fight back against serious potential penalties.
Our Approach to Assault with Intent Defense in Detroit, MI
Our attorneys know what it takes to win and are prepared to put in the time and effort necessary to guide you through every stage of your case. From working with clients in serious felony cases over the past decade, our attorneys have gained an insider understanding of just how much is at stake as well as what it takes to fight back in Detroit courtrooms. As soon as you contact our team we will begin fighting to protect you or your loved one from overzealous prosecutors seeking a sentence as close to the maximum as possible.
Contact Grabel & Associates for 24/7 Assault Defense
To speak with a member of our team now, call 1-800-342-7896 or contact us online. We are always available to provide new clients with a free initial case consultation, no matter what stage of their cases they may be facing.