Jersey City Assault Defense Attorneys
Assaults are very serious crimes because there is always a victim. Thus, these cases are prosecuted vigorously in Hudson County. Because the No Early Release Act (requiring the defendant to server 85% of the prison term before release) applies to some assault charges, the stakes are extremely high. Our Hudson County defense attorneys can help keep you out of prison.
The degree of the assault often depends on the type of injury caused or intended and sometimes the person who was assaulted. There are three types of injury: bodily injury, significant bodily injury and serious bodily injury.
Bodily injury is any physical pain, illness or any impairment or physical condition. Significant bodily injury means bodily injury which creates a temporary loss of the function of any bodily member or organ or temporary loss of any one of the five senses. Serious bodily injury means bodily injury which creates a substantial risk of death or which causes serious, permanent disfigurement, or protracted loss or impairment of the function of any bodily member or organ. Thus, our Hudson County assault lawyers typically attorney attack the nature of the injury in addition to using all other defenses in assault cases.
If you are facing any assault charge in any court in Hudson County call the tough, smart assault defense attorneys in Jersey City to begin the fight against these potentially devastating assault charges.
Our Jersey City assault defense lawyers can represent you with regard to any of these assault charges in any Hudson County court:
– Simple Assault, 2C:12-1a
– Aggravated Assault, 2C:12-1b
– Pointing a Firearm, 2C:12-1b
– Assault by Auto, 2C:12-1c
– Leaving the Scene of an Accident, 2C:12-1.1
– Endangering an Injured Victim
– Reckless Endangerment, 2C:12-1.2
– Terroristic Threats, 2C:12-3
– Stalking, 2C:12-10
– Disarming a Law Enforcement Officer, 2C:12-11
– Throwing Bodily Fluid, 2C:12-13
Our Hudson County attorneys have the experience, knowledge and innovative defense tactics to help protect you as well as your family, career and reputation. When you hire us, a team of tough, smart attorneys will craft a strategy that is uniquely tailored to help achieve the result you want in your assault case. Our battle plan to attack the assault allegations against you is then immediately started so we can get ahead of the case.
Our Jersey City office is easy to reach from anywhere in Hudson County. Other offices are available for those living or working outside of the Jersey City area. Day or night, weekday or weekend, call to speak with a lawyer today: 732-773-2768.