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Standing Up For People Accused Of Assault

If you have been accused of committing assault, it may feel like it is you against the world. All too often, the accused are rendered guilty in the court of public opinion before the incident is even investigated. Remember, however, you are innocent until proven guilty in the eyes of the law.

At Butler, Quinn & Hochman, PLLC, we provide experienced criminal defense representation to people accused of committing assault and other violent crimes in Charlotte and throughout surrounding North Carolina communities. We believe in our clients and will do everything in our power to protect your rights and your reputation.

Fighting Assault Charges In North Carolina

Our lawyers are prepared to defend you against any felony or misdemeanor assault charge in North Carolina, including:

  • Misdemeanor assault: Often, misdemeanor assault charges arise from verbal fights, minor altercations and minor physical contact.
  • Felony assault: A more serious criminal charge that alleges the defendant intended to commit serious bodily injury or used a deadly weapon.
  • Assault on a female: When an adult male assaults a female, it is considered a separate class of crime under North Carolina law. This offense is often charged in situations in which domestic violence is alleged.

We are well-versed in the tactics prosecutors use to obtain assault convictions. Our attorneys employ a proactive and fact-driven approach to scrutinize and dismantle the evidence the state produces against our clients. We will explore all viable defense strategies to help you avoid the consequences of a criminal conviction.

We Believe In Our Clients

Being accused of a violent crime can make it feel like no one is on your side. Rest assured, we are, and will do everything in our power to help you. To arrange a legal consultation with an experienced assault defense lawyer in Charlotte, contact our law offices online or by telephone at 704-666-8602.