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Aggravated Assault Lawyers Morristown, New Jersey

Criminal Defense Attorneys Represent Clients Charged with Aggravated Assault in Morris County and Beyond

If you have been charged with aggravated assault, or any other violent crime in New Jersey, it is critical to consult an experienced criminal defense lawyer right away to ensure your rights are preserved. Depending on the severity of the offense, you could face up to 10 years in prison if convicted.

At the Morristown criminal defense law office of Hanlon Dunn Robertson Schwartz, we understand what is at stake and we are dedicated to providing the aggressive legal representation you need. When you meet with an attorney in your free initial consultation, you will receive straightforward answers and an honest assessment of your case. We provide smart legal advice that enables you to make informed decisions about how to proceed with your defense.

Denville Aggravated Assault Charges

Our criminal defense lawyers have a reputation for achieving results in cases involving violent crimes, such as armed robbery and assault with a deadly weapon. We provide relentless defense representation whether you are facing charges for simple assault (a misdemeanor disorderly persons offense) or aggravated assault (a felony assault offense).

Generally, criminal charges for assault are enhanced to aggravated assault when the assault results in serious bodily injury or significant bodily injury. The following are some actions that could result in aggravated assault charges in New Jersey:

  • Assault resulting in serious bodily injury
  • Assault resulting in significant bodily injury
  • Assault with a deadly weapon
  • Vehicular assault resulting in bodily injury (including DWI accidents resulting in bodily injury)
  • Simple assault on a police officer or other law enforcement officer
  • Arson resulting in bodily injury

Aggravated assault charges can also manifest as a result of attempting to cause serious bodily injury or significant bodily injury in any of the above circumstances.

Contact an Experienced Parsippany Aggravated Assault Attorney Today

Our criminal defense lawyers represent real, everyday people who find themselves in trouble with the law. Schedule a free initial consultation with an experienced criminal defense lawyer. Contact us today.

Anyone charged with assault in Morris County can count on the Hanlon Dunn Robertson Schwartz legal team. We defend clients against simple assault charges throughout Morris County, NJ, including Mount Olive, Rockaway Township, Roxbury Township, Morristown, Denville Township, Florham Park, Lincoln Park, Chatham Township, Kinnelon, and Pequannock.

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