Assault refers to the threat of violence to another. Our Tampa assault lawyers realize that a criminal assault charge is a serious offense. The State attorney has the option to file as a misdemeanor or felony depending on the facts of the case. For example, if a weapon is used, the State Attorney will typically file the charge as a felony. There is hope however, let the experienced and dedicated Tampa assault attorneys at Anton Castro Law protect your rights.
Filed as a felony, a Tampa assault charge can carry a potentially lengthy prison sentence if convicted. An assault charge that is filed as a misdemeanor is still very serious and can have a long term impact on your future, including jail, probation and anger management classes. The Tampa assault lawyers at Anton Castro Law are not afraid to challenge the State and stand up for the rights of the accused.
Tampa Assault Defense
Do not take risks with your rights and freedom. Make sure you hire a Tampa assault defense attorney with a proven track record of success. Many times our lawyers are able to negotiate with the State Attorney’s office resulting in dropped or reduced charges saving our clients from costly fines, probation or even incarceration.
Law enforcement and prosecutors take assault offenses very seriously. The Tampa assault lawyers at Anton Castro Law have the knowledge and experience needed to navigate the complicated legal justice system. When you choose our Tampa assault law firm to represent you, you can be confident knowing your case will be professionally handled and that your legal rights will be protected. Call Tampa assault attorneys at Anton Castro Law today at (813) 907-9807 or request a free consultation.