While other states make critical distinctions between assault and battery, in Ohio, assault is an umbrella term that encompasses all unwanted physical contact and threatening conduct between parties. Any violent crime is considered seriously by the court and our state statutes provide significant penalties for those who are convicted of these charges.
At Patituce & Associates, our dedicated team of legal advocates has been practicing criminal defense for more than three decades. We know how detrimental a criminal conviction can be for our clients and what critical distinctions need to be made before the court to ensure that they receive the consideration they deserve.
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Ohio state statutes provide a gradient of different assault charges to apply to a broad range different circumstances. What these charges have in common, however, is that they can result in punishing fines and jail/prison time if a guilty verdict is reached.
Different forms of assault charges in Ohio include:
If you or your loved one have been charged with any of the above crimes, then the time to speak with a proven, effective legal counselor is now. At Patituce & Associates, our team has not one, but three former prosecutors who are ready to assess your options and diligently pursue a favorable outcome on your behalf.
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