Defending Against Assault And Battery Charges

Assault charges can result in serious consequences. You do not want to face these charges on your own. We can help at Nicholas W. Karas & Associates, LLC. Our attorneys are dedicated to fighting for your rights so you can move on with the rest of your life.

We represent clients in Palos Heights, Illinois, and in the surrounding areas. As a former prosecutor, Nicholas Karas knows the repercussions you can face. A conviction for assault or battery on your criminal record can have a significant impact on your future.

Types Of Criminal Charges

Assault charges can stem from a variety of incidents, including bar fights and domestic disputes. Even though some of these fights may seem minor to you, they can result in criminal charges, including:

  • Simple assault and battery
  • Battery
  • Domestic battery
  • Aggravated assault

You can face up to 30 days in jail, a $1,500 fine or both for an assault conviction, which is a Class C misdemeanor. The penalties increase for assault and battery misdemeanor, and felony charges.

Speak To Us About Your Case

Who do you trust with your future? A former prosecutor on your side will ensure your rights are protected and that all factors are considered when developing a strong defense. Speak to our lawyers about the charges you are facing by calling 800-243-1275 or by sending us an email to schedule a free consultation.

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