Assault in Washington state is any unwanted touching, physical contact or any act which causes the accuser to believe they might be in danger of bodily injury, regardless of the intent of the accused. An assault conviction can result in serious repercussions including imprisonment, the loss of important constitutional rights and serious immigration consequences. A person accused of assault could lose their job or even their children as a result of the accusation.
It is important to hire an assault lawyer with a proven track record and knowledge of all of the available defenses to a charge of assault. The attorneys at Johnson & Cyr are tenacious and aggressive in court and can help you at every stage of the court process. We understand that there is more to your case than just showing up in court. We will tailor your legal defense to your specific needs and will provide personalized advice and representation in and out of court. Contact us today for a free confidential case evaluation.
Domestic violence in Washington state is a designation that applies to many different crimes associated with people in a dating relationship and family or household members. Domestic violence results in an enhancement to felonies and misdemeanors of all types and could potentially result in a significant increase in jail time. A domestic violence conviction can also result in the loss of important constitutional rights including the right to possess a firearm.
The attorneys at Johnson & Cyr know that there is always more to a domestic violence case than the charging document. Domestic violence charges can be filed even when there is no injury based on someone’s word alone. The attorneys at Johnson & Cyr are experienced in handling domestic violence cases of all types and will explore every potential defense with you to develop a unique case strategy. Contact us today for a free confidential case evaluation.