Aggravated Assault Defense Attorney in Scottsdale
Have you been charged with aggravated assault?
Domestic violence aggravated assault charges are very serious crimes, treated just as any other aggravated assault crime in Arizona. It is considered a felony and carries stiff penalties. It differs from simple assault when a deadly weapon is used, such as a gun or knife or if there is a restraining order prohibiting the person from being near the person assaulted. If you have been arrested for aggravated assault you will need the assistance of a Scottsdale domestic violence lawyer immediately in order to begin establishing your defense.
The laws involving aggravated assault are complex, with many factors that can affect what class of felony you may be charged with. There is a Class two felony which involves the use of a deadly weapon or a Class six felony for non-dangerous actions that involve such things as violating a restraining order. Without adequate legal counsel, you may end up with a felony conviction on your record, which can result in not only prison time, but long term effects to your life.
Defense Against Aggravated Assault in Domestic Violence Cases
An aggravated assault case can be prosecuted based on the allegations of the other party. It is vital to have the Law Offices of Joshua S. Davidson, PLC representing you in order to develop a legal strategy that will assist in fighting your charges, perhaps reducing them to a misdemeanor or even getting the charge dismissed. As a former prosecutor in the family violence unit in Maricopa County, he is well-versed on the procedures the prosecution takes to convict and can present a strong defense on your behalf. With his level of insight into the criminal justice system, challenging the case brought against you will be goal of your aggravated assault lawyer.
An aggravated assault can be a felony offense. Contact a Scottsdale Domestic Violence Aggravated Battery Lawyer when facing these charges.