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Assault and battery are charged together and involve using the threat or intimidation of harm and an actual attempt to physically harm another person. They may also be charged in addition to other crimes, such as if threat and force are used while carrying out a theft crime. While there are many degrees of each these crimes and the charges vary, it is important you speak with Northampton criminal defense attorney Jesse Adams right away. If you have been arrested for assault and battery, the time to act is now.
When you have been accused of a violent crime such as assault and battery, it can be difficult to prove your innocence on your own. During your arrest, you may be pressured to answer questions or plead guilty. It is important that you remain silent and ask to speak with Northampton assault and battery defense attorney Jesse Adams.
Charges of a violent nature are not taken lightly and you could be facing time in jail or prison, in addition to an assortment of other penalties. You would also have a permanent criminal record if you were to be convicted. The Law Offices of Jesse Adams priority is to help you avoid a conviction and the consequences which are typically associated with assault and battery.
As a Northampton assault and battery lawyer, Jesse Adams has the resources and dedication to work with you to fight your charges. He even offers free consultations to give you the opportunity to discuss your options.
Please call the office now at (413) 931-3828 to schedule your complimentary initial appointment.