Defense Against Battery And Assault Charges

If you have been charged with a violent crime, you need to take steps now to protect your rights and freedom. In Illinois, a conviction can have lifelong consequences, even if the charge is a misdemeanor. A violent crime conviction cannot be removed from your record through expungement. That is why assault and battery charges should be fought vigorously with the help of a skilled criminal defense attorney.

Put An experienced lawyer on your side

The Law Office of Jessica Koester, LLC, represents people throughout Madison County who have been charged with a variety of violent crimes, including assault, aggravated battery and domestic battery. Depending on your situation, we can take swift action to have the charges dropped or otherwise minimize the negative consequences as much as possible. Throughout the process, you will receive personal attention, sound advice and strong representation from a skilled and dedicated criminal defense attorney.

For a free consultation to discuss your criminal assault or battery charge, send us an email now or call 618-307-4192 or toll free at 866-397-9110.

Charged With Domestic Battery? We can help.

A domestic battery, aggravated battery or other violent crime conviction is serious and can affect your relationships, future employment and other aspects of your life. The best strategy is to start fighting against the charges early — and continue to fight at every step.

Jessica Koester, founder of this law firm, is an experienced Edwardsville aggravated assault defense attorney. Ms. Koester is a skilled negotiator and trial attorney who will work to defend your rights and minimize any negative consequences every step of the way. She will meet one-on-one with you to get a clear understanding of the situation and begin to build a defense strategy for your case. The legal process may include negotiating with the prosecution to have the charges dropped.

Get A Free Consultation

To schedule a free initial consultation, call 618-307-4192 or toll free at 866-397-9110. Or, if you prefer to send an email, fill out our secure online form. All phone calls are returned the same day, even outside of regular business hours. The law firm is conveniently located within walking distance of the Edwardsville, Illinois, courthouse. Evening and weekend appointments are available.