Assault on a Family Member in Westchester

Allegations of assault on a family member carry with them potential consequences that will be devastating should a conviction be achieved against you. Furthermore, these charges will most likely be aggressively pursued against you by Westchester prosecutors. As such, you will need to do everything you can to protect your future now, while you still have the opportunity to do so.

If you have been charged with assault on a family member, the Westchester assault and battery attorneys at Law Offices of Richard A. Portale, P.C. have the experience and resources to help you develop a comprehensive legal defense capable of challenging every aspect of your case.

Assault on a Family Member Charges in Westchester

Depending upon the exact circumstances of the incident, assault on a family member charges may be filed as any of the following:

• Assault in the 2nd degree—a class D felony (§120.05)
• Assault in the 3rd degree—a class A misdemeanor (§120.00)
• Attempted Assault—drops 2nd and 3rd degree felony charges to class A and B misdemeanors, respectively (§110.00/120.00 or §110/120.05)

In every case, our Westchester legal team will do everything they possibly can to help our clients protect their future.

Consult with an Assault and Battery Defense Attorney in Westchester

If you have been charged with assault on a family member, you should consult with a Westchester assault and battery attorney at Law Offices of Richard A. Portale, P.C. to begin developing a comprehensive legal strategy for your defense. To confidentially discuss the particulars of your case with one of our Westchester criminal defense attorneys, please call our Westchester offices at (914) 772-3166 today.