Indianapolis Battery Defense Attorney
Accused of Battery? Hayes Law Office Can Help!
An argument that gets out of hand can easily end up as a battery or battery-related charge, which can cause major destruction on your future. It may hinder your ability to obtain a job, cause you to pay expensive fines, or even serve jail time. However, every case is different. You may even have the ability for the charges in your case to be reduced or even dropped with the help of an Indianapolis battery defense lawyer.
Have you found yourself in a physical altercation that may or may not have been your fault? If so, Hayes Law Office will evaluate the facts of your situation and apply our experience and knowledge to give you aggressive and personalized representation. With more than 16 years of experience, Attorney Philip Hayes has helped over 1,000 clients get the most favorable results in their criminal cases. The firm is ready to protect your rights and freedom.
To schedule a free consultation, call our Indianapolis battery defense lawyer today at (317) 759-1515. Serving clients in Indianapolis and beyond.
Battery in Indiana
If you are accused of knowingly or intentionally touching anyone in a manner that is rude, angry, or insolent, you could face a Class B Misdemeanor charge. This offense can carry up to 180 days in jail or county and fines up to $1,000.
Different circumstances can potentially elevate the charge to a higher level, such as the following:
Class A Misdemeanor Battery can carry up to one year in jail and $5,000 in fines.
Class D Felony Battery can potentially carry a sentence of 6 months to 3 years in prison, as well as fines.
Class C Felony Battery can carry from 2 to 8 years in prison, as well as fines.
Class B Felony Battery can carry from 6 to 20 years in prison, as well as fines.
Class A Felony Battery can carry from 20 to 50 years in prison, as well as fines.
Ready to Help You Immediately
Whether you have been arrested for or charged with battery in Indianapolis, Attorney Hayes and team are prepared to assess your case, figure out your legal options, and help you either get your case dismissed or reduce the charges you face. Do not wait to let him guide you through the complexities of the criminal justice system and your case.
For more information about our legal representation, contact us today.
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