Take legal action today if you have been charged with the crime of assault under Minnesota law. You are likely unsure of where to turn and how to effectively defend yourself against these charges. We encourage you to pick up the phone and contact our Edina assault crime lawyers today.
Assault, according to § 609.224 of the Minnesota statutes, is the intentional infliction of bodily harm on another person. Individuals who are convicted will face a criminal record that will impact all areas of their life. They will likely have a difficult time securing housing, attending school, or finding work.
In Minnesota, your charge will depend on the degree of assault allegedly committed. Assault crimes are charged in the following degrees:
Assault is also further classified by aggravated assault and domestic assault in Minnesota.
Since assault can be charged for a wide range of circumstances, the defense strategy we use will depend on your specific case. Possible defenses include:
At Neve Webb, PLLC, our team is ready to discuss your case with you. From there, we can develop a strategy that will help you resolve your case and pursue a positive outcome. Don’t let a charge of assault follow you for all of your life. Allow our top-rated and successful professionals fight for you. By calling today, you are taking an active step to protecting your freedom and future. Contact our Edina criminal defense lawyers today!