According to California law, assault is defined as "an unlawful attempt, coupled with a present ability, to commit a violent injury on the person of another.” If you have been accused of or arrested for assault, our West Covina criminal defense attorneys at Coimbra Law Firm is here to aggressively, thoroughly, and skillfully represent you.
The sad reality of life is there will always be malevolent and deceitful people who will not flinch at the thought of calumniating or falsely accusing persons against whom they have some vendetta or harbor some ill will. Prosecutors are often committed to obtaining a conviction and will file charges against a wrongfully accused person based on the prevarications of a mendacious witness. Fortunately, our firm is extremely aggressive and thorough in seeking out the truth so that you are absolved.
In order for you to be convicted of assault, it must be proven that you have:
If you are facing serious charges for a violent crime like assault, you may be worried about the penalties and punishments you could be dealt. Our priority is to avoid a conviction by disproving the prosecution's evidence or by proving your innocence. We work hard to achieve a positive outcome and help you to avoid the serious consequences.
Set up a free consultation today to discuss your options with an West Covina assault defense lawyer, call us anytime at (626) 340-2326.