Know Your Rights After an Assault Charge

Attorney Garcia practices criminal law in Orlando, FL

Assault charges are no joke. If you're convicted of a violent crime, you could be facing serious consequences that can follow you around for the rest of your life. Don't ruin your record-reach out to Jose L Garcia, PL today. Attorney Garcia is an experienced aggravated assault lawyer, and he'll work hard on your case to achieve the best possible result.

Jose L Garcia, PL also represents victims of assault and battery. Call now to schedule your free consultation with an assault victim lawyer in Orlando, FL.

Understand the consequences of an assault conviction

In Florida, assault and battery are two distinct charges. You may be charged with assault, battery or both. These charges can be misdemeanors or felonies, depending on the circumstances. For example, aggravated assault is a felony, whereas simple assault is a misdemeanor.

If you're convicted of aggravated assault, you could be facing:

  • Up to five years in prison
  • Up to $5,000 in fines
  • Court-ordered anger management classes

Reach out to Jose L Garcia, PL today if you need advice from an aggravated assault lawyer in Orlando, FL. Se habla espaƱol.