Fort Walton Beach Assault and Battery Attorney
Any act that involved either actual physical harm or the threat of it is going to be aggressively pursued by both law enforcement and prosecutors. Aside from the possibility of serving a prison term, you may be perceived as a dangerous and unstable person to potential employers or landlords if you are convicted of Assault or Battery.
Also, some assault and battery offenses are impossible to expunge or seal from your criminal record, meaning that this can stick with you for the rest of your life, even if the charges against you are completely false.
I know how devastating a conviction for Assault or Battery can be on someone’s life. I also know what it takes to effectively fight these charges. I have been defending clients accused of Assault or Battery in Fort Walton Beach since 2001. I have learned strategies and defenses that are very effective for my clients. Give me a call at (850) 243-6097 and I will put my experience to work for you.
Assault and Battery Crimes in Fort Walton Beach
My team and I at Flaherty Defense Firm have many years of experience defending locals, military personnel, and vacationers who have been accused of the following Assault and Battery crimes in Fort Walton Beach:
- Simple Battery, Misdemeanor Battery
- Domestic Violence
- Resisting an Officer
- Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon
- Battery on a Law Enforcement Officer
- Aggravated Battery on a Pregnant Female
- Aggravated Assault with a Weapon or Firearm
- Domestic Battery by Strangulation
- Burglary with Battery
- False Imprisonment
- Child Abuse
- Battery on the Elderly
|Simple Battery / Misdemeanor Battery||784.03(2)||M||1st||1 year jail and $1,000 fine|
|Simple Assault||784.011||M||2nd||60 days jail and $500 fine|
|Domestic Violence||741.28||M||1st||1 year jail and $1,000 fine|
|Aggravated Assault with a Weapon or Firearm||784.045(1)(b)||F||3rd||5 years prison and $5,000 fine|
|Battery on a Law Enforcement Officer||784.07(2)(b)||F||3rd||5 years prison and $5,000 fine|
|Domestic Violence by Strangulation||784.041(2)(a)||F||3rd||5 years prison and $5,000 fine|
|False Imprisonment||787.02(2)||F||3rd||5 years prison and $5,000 fine|
|Child Abuse||827.03(2)(c)||F||3rd||5 years prison and $5,000 fine|
|Battery on the Elderly||784.08||F||3rd||5 years prison and $5,000 fine|
|Aggravated Battery on a Pregnant Person||784.045(1)(b)||F||2nd||15 year prison and $10,000 fine|
|Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon||784.045(1)(a)1||F||2nd||15 year prison and $10,000 fine|
|Aggravated Battery on a Law Enforcement Officer||784.07(2)(d)||F||1st||30 years prison and $10,000 fine|
|Burglary with Battery||810.02(2)(a)||F||1st||Punishable by Life in prison and $15,000 fine|
If you have been charged with Assault, Battery, Domestic Violence, Aggravated Battery, Aggravated Assault, Battery on Law Enforcement, Battery on the Elderly, Burglary with Battery, False Imprisonment, Child Abuse, Domestic Battery by Strangulation, or Resisting an Officer in Fort Walton Beach or anywhere in Okaloosa County, call me today at (850) 243-6097.