Under Nevada law, assault occurs when an individual attempts to cause physical and bodily harm to another person. Assault can also cover any intentionally threatening act that can cause a reasonable person to fear impending violence. If you’ve been arrested for a violent crime such as assault, it’s important that you take immediate action to protect your rights and liberties by contacting Turco & Draskovich.
Our Las Vegas criminal defense attorneys are award-winning and highly respected for their defense strategy. When you come to Turco & Draskovich, you will see firsthand the dedication we have for our clients and their futures. An arrest is not a conviction, and there is still hope to build the defense you need to combat these charges.
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There are a number of factors that can impact the severity of your punishment. If officers find that you had the intention to commit a subsequent offense, such as grand larceny or robbery, in addition to the assault, your penalties will increase in seriousness. Even minor incidents that are charged as misdemeanors can result in jail time and fines.
Penalties for misdemeanor assault can include:
Penalties for felony assault can include:
Facing the criminal justice system can feel like an uphill battle, but we’re here to ensure that you don’t face it alone. Your and interests are a top priority and we proudly advocate on behalf of the criminally accused – as our client, you are no exception to this rule.
Our Las Vegas criminal defense lawyers have the skill and experience to build the defense you need. Put us on your side of the courtroom today and schedule your free consultation.