PA Assault Crimes Attorneys
Are you facing Pennsylvania assault charges for fighting, simple assault or aggravated assault? Charges can happen to anyone, and not just to the neighborhood bully. Where initiated by alcohol, drugs or a relationship dispute, in a bar fight, road rage, a sporting event such as a fight with a Giants fan at a Eagles game, a dispute with your spouse, girlfriend or in law or argument with your neighbors; you or your family could be charged with assault even if you did not start the fight. All too often, you are at the mercy of the snap judgment of a police officer taking an angry, motivated, or vengeful or prejudice witness, ex girlfriend, spouse or enemy over your word. Get Pennsylvania Criminal Defense lawyers that are reasonable and ready to fight: Ciccarelli Lawyers.
The charge of simple assault is a misdemeanor offense that is charged when someone attempts to cause or intentionally, knowingly or recklessly causes bodily injury to another; negligently causes bodily injury to another with a deadly weapon or attempts by physical menace to put another in fear of eminent serious bodily injury.
In Pennsylvania a charge of aggravated assault is a felony offense and is charged when someone attempts to cause or intentionally, knowingly or recklessly causes serious bodily injury; attempts to cause or intentionally, knowingly or recklessly causes injury to a to a police officer, probation officer or other court related official or attempts to cause or intentionally, knowingly or recklessly causes serious bodily injury with a deadly weapon.
Protecting Your Rights against Simple & Aggravated Assault Allegations
Not all assault cases are "he said/she said." Some are serious and life threatening. Accusations of starting a fight, kicking, hitting or assault can find you in need of aggressive representation. You need a law firm that staffs seasoned criminal defense attorneys and a former prosecutor. You need Ciccarelli Lawyers.
You also need lawyers both passionate in what they do and compassionate in their treatment of their clients. You deserve a lawyer that is available when you need him, treats you with respect, and protects your rights vigorously. We make your choice all the clearer with locations throughout the metropolitan Philadelphia Pennsylvania, including Center City Philadelphia, West Chester, Exton, Kennett Square, Lancaster, King of Prussia, Plymouth Meeting, Radnor and Springfield. Now is the time for action. Choose the winning strategy of Lee A. Ciccarelli. Together our legal team will give you the edge.
For more information or to schedule an appointment with an experienced criminal defense lawyer, please contact us. Call us at 610-925-2500 or toll-free at 888-643-0006.