Camden County Assault Charges Lawyer
Criminal Defense Attorney in Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Law enforcement officials take assault and threat offenses very seriously. For example. you can be charged with aggravated assault in New Jersey even if the other person did not sustain an injury. Additionally, the laws governing assault have been written with language intended to grant prosecutors significant latitude when deciding whether to charge a person with a felony. These days, simply breathing on someone can get you charged with assault and sent to prison for a very long time.
If you have been charged with an assault or threat crime in New Jersey, it is imperative to speak with a lawyer immediately. The criminal defense team at the Tormey Law Firm is comprised of lawyers with almost 40 years of combined experience representing clients facing assault charges throughout New Jersey. We have attorneys who have handled numerous assault cases involving bar fights, traffic incidents, disputes with the police, and domestic incidents, as well as former prosecutors on staff. Contact our Collingswood or Philadelphia offices anytime for a free initial consultation at 866-721-9510.
Assault and Threat Crimes Lawyer in Gloucester NJ
Our firm has successfully defended clients against a variety of assault and threat charges, including:
- Aggravated Assault
- False Imprisonment
- Terroristic Threats
- Criminal Restraint
- Assault by Auto
- Obstruction of Justice
- Hindering Apprehension
Disorderly Persons Offenses:
- Disorderly Conduct
- Resisting Arrest (typically but can be a 4th degree offense in some cases)
- Simple Assault
- Criminal Mischief (if the damage is under $200)
A conviction for any of these charges can have devastating, life-altering consequences for you and your family. Many of these offenses are classified as “violent” crimes, meaning that the No Early Release Act may apply if you are convicted. As a result, you could be facing a mandatory minimum prison sentence, as well as a period of parole ineligibility.
Contact a Winslow Twp. Assault Defense Lawyer for a Free Consultation
Do not take any chances when it comes to your future. Speak with an experienced criminal defense attorney before making any admissions to the police. The skilled attorneys at the Tormey Law Firm can help you avoid the most serious consequences of an assault crime conviction. We understand the nuances of assault law in New Jersey, so we can guide you through this process and ensure that the strongest and most compelling arguments are made on your behalf. Our track record of success in these cases means that we know what it takes to beat assault charges. We represent clients on a daily basis throughout Camden, Gloucester, and Burlington counties, including in Winslow, Mount Laurel, and Pemberton Township.
Call us today at 866-721-9510 so that we can begin looking over your file and develop the best strategy for you.