Assault And Battery Charges In North Carolina

Assault and battery charges have serious consequences if you are convicted or plead guilty. The consequences will affect your rights and freedoms for the rest of your life. Representation from an experienced, resourceful and dedicated criminal defense lawyer is critical from the beginning.

The Charges You Could Face

Assault charges do not require physical contact. Verbal assaults or violent threats of physical harm can incur assault charges in some circumstances. Battery charges are different, though, and require physical contact. You may be charged with assault or battery for:

Aggressive Defense In All Assault And Battery Situations

At Coalter Law, PLLC, we stand by our clients throughout the legal process. From the moment you retain our services, we work diligently protecting your rights and are always looking out for your best interests. We start gathering evidence right away and look for ways to minimize jail time by negotiating with prosecutors. If we need to fight for your innocence in court, we will take your case to trial.

Attorney Scott Coalter leads our criminal law practice, and he will take a hands-on approach in your defense. He is a Board-Certified specialist in State and Federal Criminal Law by the North Carolina Bar, and he is a former Assistant District Attorney. His oversight and guidance in each case our firm takes on ensures high-quality defense every step of the way.

Contact Us Now For Legal Assistance

If you have been accused of assault or battery, don't wait – contact the experienced defense lawyers at Coalter Law, PLLC, today. To schedule a free initial consultation, call our Greensboro office at 336-338-7769 (after hours 336-543-0471) or use our online contact form now.