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Assault Attorney Serving Navarro & Ellis Counties

We Are Not Afraid to Fight for Our Clients

In Texas, assault may be charged as a felony or misdemeanor, depending on the circumstances of the case. A conviction will cause serious consequences for your career and your personal life, so it is important to seek quality legal representation from an experienced assault lawyer serving Navarro and Ellis counties. The Law Office of Michael J. Crawford has provided effective representation for clients facing felony and misdemeanor charges for a decade.

If you need an attorney now, call (903) 201-0883 or contact us online for immediate assistance.

A Conviction Has Lasting Consequences

Assault is classified as a violent crime and convictions are vigorously pursued by prosecutors in Texas. If you are facing an assault charge, representation from an experienced criminal defense attorney is essential to ensuring your rights are protected throughout the legal process.

According to Texas law, assault involves intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly:

  • Causing bodily injury
  • Causing physical contact that provokes another
  • Threatening another person with imminent bodily injury

The specific penalties for a conviction depend on whether you are charged with a misdemeanor or felony. Consequences could include fines and/or jail or prison sentences, and could impact your immigration status or custody and visitation rights. Whether it is a misdemeanor or felony conviction, you will have a permanent criminal record.

Get Started on Your Defense

The possible defense strategies against assault charges include disputing evidence that you committed the crime. For example, you may be able to argue that you were acting in self-defense. Our assault attorney serving Navarro and Ellis counties can investigate your case, examine the evidence, and determine the most effective defense strategy for your specific situation. Whenever possible, we work to have the charges dismissed or reduced to help clients avoid the worst penalties and a permanent criminal record.

Contact us online or by telephone at (903) 201-0883 to arrange a consultation.

We Won't Settle,

And Neither Should You
  • All Initial Consultations Are FREE of Charge
  • Se Habla Español
  • 20% Military Discount to Veterans and Current Military or Civil Service
  • Clients Always Come First
  • Extensive Courtroom Experience and Longstanding Reputation with Local Judges
  • Over 200 Criminal Cases to Jury Trials With Over a 90% Not Guilty Result Record
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Award-Winning Defense

  • DUI Defense Lawyers Association
    DUI Defense Lawyers Association
  • National Trial Lawyers
    National Trial Lawyers
  • American Institute of DUI Attorneys
    American Institute of DUI Attorneys
  • The College of the State Bar of Texas
    The College of the State Bar of Texas
  • AVVO Top Contributor
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