Anyone who solicits our aid is guaranteed to receive the full attention of a criminal defense lawyer who possesses vast experience in the area of assault and battery cases within New York City. Each of our attorneys has an extensive background in navigating New York courts and is able to provide clients with a range of defense options and strategies.
Basic self-defense: Individuals have an unquestionable right to defend themselves against unprovoked attacks from others
Professional duty: Those whose professional roles permit the use of dangerous or deadly force will be afforded an opportunity to explain why they did so during the situation at issue.
Defense of property: There are circumstances in which the law permits the use of force to guard the home against intruders.
Bolstered by our years of experience providing clients with winning felony defense strategies, we have what it takes to put together best defense possible for virtually any case.
The charges and potential penalties in assault and battery cases are highly dependent on factors such as the seriousness of the harm done and the type of individual you stand accused of attacking. Second-degree felony assault convictions carry penalties ranging from two to seven years’ imprisonment. Even a misdemeanor third degree assault conviction can result in a full year in prison. A sexual assault-related Class B Felony conviction can bring imprisonment upwards of 25 years. Clearly, the ramifications of these charges can be devastating, and therefore a serious defense is absolutely essential.
If you or loved one stands accused of committing assault and battery, time is of the essence when it comes to securing an aggressive, talented team of defense lawyers. The professionals of Raiser & Kenniff, PC take quick action as soon as your call is received. For a no-charge consultation, get in touch with us any time of the day at 212-274-0090 or contact us via our website.
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