MICHIGAN ASSAULT AND BATTERY ATTORNEY

An assault and battery charge is a serious criminal offense.   If you or a loved one is being investigated for or has been charged with assault and battery in Michigan, it is important that they immediately consult an experienced criminal defense attorney to protect their rights.

WHAT DOES THE LAW DEFINE AS ASSAULT AND BATTERY?

750.81 Sec. 83 of the Michigan Penal Code defines domestic violence as “. . .a person who assaults or assaults and batters an individual, if no other punishment is prescribed by law. . . “

JAIL TIME FOR ASSAULT AND BATTERY IN MICHIGAN

An individual charged with assault and battery in Michigan is facing a misdemeanor for a first or second conviction.  Any subsequent conviction of assault and battery is a felony.  The penalties for an assault and battery charge ranges from a maximum of 93 days in jail for the first offense or second offense to a maximum of 5 years in prison for a 3rd or subsequent conviction.

DEFENDING AN ASSAULT AND BATTERY CHARGE IN MICHIGAN

There are many defenses that a defendant can assert to fight a charge of assault and battery and either minimize the charge or beat it completely.  For example,  the defendant can state that the alleged victim was the aggressor and that the defendant was acting in self defense.  In other instances, the defendant may be falsely accused and it is left to their attorney to prove their innocence.

It is important that the accused is represented by a qualified Michigan Assault and Battery Attorney who will investigate the incident, challenge all evidence, and protect their rights.

Michigan Assault and Battery Attorney

Why Choose the Arnone Law Team
as Your Michigan Criminal Defense Attorney?

The Arnone Law Team is well known in Macomb County and surrounding courts for their incomparable reputation with clients. Most of Arnone Law Team’s phone calls are from individuals who were referred to their firm from former or current clients. Satisfaction in legal representation can’t be bought with marketing dollars. The Arnone Law Team does not need to advertise fancy legal slogans on billboards to attract clients.

The Arnone Team is a powerhouse legal team.

They take only limited cases and they commit themselves to each case and client that they accept. No stone remains unturned as they investigate and build a defense.

Attorney Joseph Arnone has practiced in district, circuit, and federal courts defending cases. And when it comes to complex criminal cases, he sees the challenge, meets it, and exceeds all expectations that the client may have.

Why Joseph Arnone 
Why Joseph Arnone

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