Assault Charges? We’ll Defend Your Rights.

If you’ve been charged with assault in Texas, you need an experienced criminal defense attorney. Assault charges can have serious consequences, including fines, jail time, and a permanent criminal record. 

At Lamb & Turner, PLLC, our assault defense lawyers have a proven track record of successfully representing clients in Houston and the surrounding areas. We know how to build a strong defense strategy to protect your rights and minimize the impact of assault charges on your life.

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Understanding Assault Charges in Texas

In Texas, assault is defined as:

  • intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly causes bodily injury to another, including the person’s spouse; 
  • intentionally or knowingly threatens another with imminent bodily injury, including the person’s spouse;  or
  • intentionally or knowingly causes physical contact with another when the person knows or should reasonably believe that the other will regard the contact as offensive or provocative.

Penalties in Texas can range from a fine of up to $500 for a Class C Misdemeanor to up to 10 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000 for a Third-Degree Felony.

Strategies for Defending Against Assault Charges

Our experienced assault defense attorneys will thoroughly investigate the details of your case and explore all possible legal strategies to protect your rights. Depending on the circumstances, we may be able to:

  • Challenge the prosecution’s evidence and allegations
  • Argue that you acted in self-defense or defense of others
  • Negotiate with the prosecutor for reduced charges or a favorable plea bargain
  • Take your case to trial and aggressively defend you in court

We understand that being charged with assault can be a stressful and overwhelming experience. That’s why we’re here to guide you every step of the way and fight tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome.

Why Choose Lamb & Turner, PLLC?

At Lamb & Turner, PLLC, we are committed to providing exceptional legal representation for our clients facing assault charges. Our attorneys have:

  • Extensive experience defending clients against a wide range of assault-related offenses
  • An in-depth understanding of Tennessee’s criminal justice system and assault laws
  • A track record of successful outcomes, including dismissals and reduced charges
  • A reputation for compassionate, personalized service and unwavering advocacy

Don’t face assault charges alone. Call us today at 713-529-5025 to schedule a free consultation and learn how we can help you fight them.