Aggravated Battery And Assault

Charges of aggravated assault and battery require immediate legal representation from an attorney who will protect your rights and pursue the best possible outcome. Consequences can last a lifetime with a criminal record that cannot be expunged. Those convicted face challenges involving future relationships, employment and other aspects of their lives.

What Is Aggravated Assault?

Aggravated assault involves any action that puts a victim in imminent fear of bodily harm. Battery is defined as actually causing serious bodily harm. This can happen in a wide range of settings, most commonly bar fights. Severity of the crime depends on how serious an injury the alleged victim has suffered.

To speak to a lawyer about your aggravated assault charge, send an email now or call 618-307-4192 or toll free at 866-397-9110.

Receive The Personalized Attention Your Case Deserves

Jessica Koester is a skilled trial attorney and savvy negotiator who does not shy away from trial. Her goal is to minimize the consequences you face by working with prosecutors or to have charges dropped.

The founder of The Law Office of Jessica Koester, LLC, provides personalized representation. She spends time with you to understand the events that occurred and the specifics of your case. Many battery and assault cases involve our clients defending themselves or someone else. Getting to the facts allows Ms. Koester to provide sound advice and strong legal advocacy.

Diligent And Dedicated Legal Representation

To schedule a free initial consultation, call 618-307-4192 or toll free at 866-397-9110. If you prefer to send an email, fill out the secure online submission form. Phone calls are returned the same day, even outside of regular business hours. The Law Office of Jessica Koester, LLC, is conveniently located within walking distance of the Edwardsville, Illinois, courthouse. Evening and weekend appointments are available on request.