New York City Simple Assault Attorney
The charge “simple assault” does not exist in New York’s Penal Code. The least serious assault charge under New York law is known as assault in third degree.Third degree assault can be charged when someone intentionally or recklessly causes physical injury to another person or negligently causes physical injury to another person by means of a deadly weapon or a dangerous instrument. Third degree assault is a Class A misdemeanor.
The fact remains, any conviction to a violent crime has the potential to impact your life in many ways. None of these ways are to the good. Rather than accept whatever the prosecution and judge deal you, you can exercise your rights. Perhaps your most important right is the right to legal counsel. Exercise this right and contact an experienced lawyer.
Goldberg & Allen defends people facing criminal charges throughout New York City. Whether your assault charges involve accusations of domestic violence or were against someone you did not know, our law firm is prepared to take action.
A Proven Record of Success Defending Individuals Across the Region
We will look closely at the accusations. Many assault charges are exaggerated or even fabricated. We will interview witnesses to get a complete picture of what happened. Prior to founding our firm, each of our lawyers spent many years rising through the ranks of the Kings County District Attorney’s Office. Consequently, we have tangible knowledge of the tactics and strategies prosecutors employ. We will gear all of our efforts to achieving a positive result to a difficult situation.
Contact Goldberg & Allen Today — 212-766-3366
When you need a dependable and experienced defense attorney on your side, contact our firm online or call 212-766-3366 today. We have the resources and experience to successfully handle simple assault and other, more serious allegations.