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Arrested for Assault in the Dayton Area? Give Us A Call – It’s Free

Our assault lawyer will defend you against charges surrounding a physical attack. Whether you are facing a misdemeanor or felony charge, we protect your legal rights, and make sure that your side of the story is heard. We can fight the charges, and fight for reduced charges. Call our legal team today!

In Dayton, OH, call 937-228-9790 for an assault lawyer.

An experienced assault lawyer from our firm can help you deal with the wide range of charges and penalties associated with assaults. Whether the incident is classified as a misdemeanor or a felony is determined by what actually happened. Miscommunication, misunderstanding and complete mistakes happen – and escalate. A conviction has consequences that could affect your life from now on. You need strong defense. Call us.

Call an assault lawyer if you are facing any of the following allegations***:

  • Simple Assault (2903.13): This charge is a first degree misdemeanor. The penalties for Simple Assault can result in a jail term of up to 6 months and the assessment of a fine of up to $1,000.00. This offense occurs when a defendant knowingly or recklessly causes or attempts to cause physical harm or serious physical harm to another individual or their unborn child.
  • Negligent Assault (2903.14): This charge is a third degree misdemeanor. It can result in a jail term of up to 60 days and the assessment of a fine of up to $500.00.
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    This offense occurs when a defendant negligently – or unintentionally – causes harm to another individual by the careless use or handling of a deadly weapon.
  • Felonious Assault (2903.11): This charge is a second degree felony. Call an assault lawyer from our firm today, if you have been arraigned on felonious assault charges. It can result in a prison term ranging anywhere from 2 to 8 years and the assessment of a fine of up to $20,000.00. This offense occurs when a defendant knowingly causes or attempts to cause physical harm or serious physical harm to another individual by the use of a deadly weapon. This charge is also applicable in cases where carriers of HIV have deliberately participated in sexual behaviors that place unknowing or unsuspecting sexual partners at risk.
  • Aggravated Assault (2903.12): This charge is a fourth degree felony. It can result in a prison term ranging anywhere from 6 months to 18 months and the assessment of a fine of up to $5,000.00. Charges of Aggravated Assault occur when a defendant causes or attempts to cause physical harm or serious physical harm to another individual by the use of a deadly weapon while under the influence of extreme passion or rage.
  • Vehicular Assault (2903.08)- These charges are a fourth degree felony and the penalties for Vehicular Assault include up to 6-18 months in prison and a $5,000 fine.
  • ORC 2903.081 – Ignoring Warning signs in construction zones resulting in death or injury
  • ORC 2903.10 – Assault against a functionally impaired person, caretaker defined
  • ORC 2903.15 – Permitting child abuse
  • ORC 2903.16 – Failing to provide for a functionally impaired person resulting in injury
  • ORC 2903.21 – Aggravated menacing
  • ORC 2903.211 – Menacing by stalking
  • ORC 2903.212 – Bail for violations of certain protection orders
  • ORC 2903.214 – Petition for protection order in menacing by stalking cases
  • ORC 2903.215 – Protection orders on behalf of organization
  • ORC 2903.22 – Menacing
  • ORC 2903.31 – Hazing
  • ORC 2903.33 – Patient abuse and neglect in care facilities
  • ORC 2903.34 – Patient abuse or neglect
  • ORC 2903.341 – Patient endangerment

Assault Defense
Our assault lawyer will review the details of your case and discuss the defense strategies available to you. Don’t face the courts without the benefit of legal counsel. Call us today!

Speak with an assault lawyer from our firm today. We have been aggressively and successfully representing clients for more than two decades. Defense work is our passion, and your rights are worth protecting. Call now for a simple assault or Aggravated Assault Lawyer!

In Dayton, OH, call 937-228-9790 for an assault lawyer.
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Call for an assault lawyer in Dayton, Springfield, Fairborn, Xenia, Miamisburg, Lebanon, Hamilton, Vandalia, Troy and Kettering and Montgomery, Greene, Miami, Logan, Shelby, Butler, Darke, Preble, Clark & Clinton Counties. No legal firm or attorney can guarantee the outcome of your case. However, at L. Patrick Mulligan & Associates, we are passionate about your rights, and we provide you with a free evaluation of your case.

For more information see our Assault Defense Q & A section on our website and the Ohio Penal Code for Assault

 

***All information on this page for assault defense relates to Ohio only, and not Kentucky, where L. Patrick Mulligan and Associates is also licensed to practice.