Accused of Assault or Battery in Birmingham?
You Need a Birmingham Criminal Defense Attorney!
Assault is an accusation that an individual attempted to cause physical
harm to another person or threatens to do so. Battery means that the individual
made contact with another person and had every intention of bringing harm
to that person. A conviction for these charges could mean numerous negative
consequences and even jail time.
It is imperative that you protect yourself against these charges and avoid
risking your reputation.
Call Tidwell Law Group, LLC for immediate legal counsel!
Defeating Your Assault Charges
Perhaps you had gotten wrapped up in a fight. It began as a simple scuffle
between a few individuals but somehow escalated. Even if you didn't
instigate the fight but were found participating, you could still be charged.
You should talk to one of our Birmingham
criminal defense lawyers about your specific set of circumstances and what we can do to
resolve your case for you.
Here are some of the most common examples of assault and battery charges:
- Aggravated battery
- Assaulting a minor
- Assault with a dangerous weapon
- Simple assault
- Sexual assault
- Assault with intentions to cause bodily harm
- Assault using force
- Aggravated assault
- Aggravated assault using a deadly weapon
There are numerous ways to defend an accusation of assault and battery.
The prosecution must prove that there was intent behind the acts. What
our firm can do is prove that you acted in a way that showed you meant no harm.
We can argue that you reacted in self-defense or in the protection of your
loved ones. Or we can prove that you believed you had consent. There are
many avenues to explore to create a proper defense strategy, which is
why it is crucial for you to consult with our team right away so that
no detail gets lost.
Aggressively Pursuing a Favorable Outcome
You need a firm that can stand behind you and summon every ounce of energy
to protecting you and getting your charges knocked off your record. Our
focus has always been devoted to defending criminal charges, and we have
more than 10 years of experience. We have represented clients in even
some of the most extreme cases, which has prepared us to fight fiercely,
whether your case goes to trial or not.