Ocilla Assault & Battery Lawyer
Assault & Battery is committed when a person either attempts to hurt another person or performs an act which places another individual in reasonable fear of receiving violent injury. If you physically touch somebody to insult or provoke them; or purposely cause harm you could be charged with simple battery. Furthermore if you deliberately harm someone and deprive them of the use of a body part or seriously disfigure them you have committed aggravated battery. At Dove Law, we will work hard to ensure that your legal rights and interests are protected. Contact us if you have been charged with assault & battery for any of the following crimes against a person:
- simple assault
- aggravated assault
- assault with intent to commit crime
- simple battery
- aggravated battery
- disorderly conduct
- domestic violence
Defense Attorneys in Douglas & Fitzgerald, Georgia
Assault with the intent to murder, rape, or rob someone with a deadly weapon or object that could or does cause serious harm is considered aggravated assault and carries a one to twenty-year prison sentence. There are often underlying causes, such as being intoxicated, acting in self-defense, or coming to the aid of another that are involved in these cases that may warrant a plea negotiation or dismissal of the charges. For residents of Moultrie, Nashville, Cordele, Hazlehurst, Douglas, Ashburn, Fitzgerald, Abbeville, Tifton, McRae, Adel, Ocilla and Sylvester, please know that we will work vigorously to ensure your legal rights and interests are protected at every step of the legal process.
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We are proud to serve the counties of Irwin, Ben Hill, Crisp, Wilcox, Jeff Davis, Coffee, Tift, Dooly, Atkinson, Colquitt, Berrien, and Dodge. We are appreciative of the opportunity to serve the cities of Ocilla, Fitzgerald, Abbeville, Eastman, Hazelhurst, Tifton, Douglas, Moultrie, Nashville, Enigma, and Cordele.
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