Assault Law

Assault law deals with the consequences of the wrongful act of causing fear of physical contact to another person. It is treated as a crime and a tort, meaning offenders can be prosecuted by the government, or sued for civil damages by the victim, or both. The purpose of assault law is to deter people from exhibiting aggressive, threatening behavior toward others, even if physical contact does not actually occur. If contact does occur, the act is usually treated as the separate offense of battery.

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David Benowitz, Attorney at Law

David Benowitz, Attorney at Law

Washington, DC 20001 www.criminallawdc.com
Washington, DC Criminal Defense Lawyer
Phone(202) 529-9374

David Benowitz is a Washington, DC criminal defense attorney. He gives all his clients strong legal advice and is aggressive in defending felony and misdemeanor criminal charges. Clients can be confident that their case will be handled expertly, and their future protected.
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Jason Kalafat - Criminal Defense Lawyer

Jason Kalafat - Criminal Defense Lawyer

Washington, DC Criminal Defense Lawyer
Phone(202) 552-0897

Jason Kalafat is a Washington, D.C., criminal defense attorney. He provides top-notch legal advice and aggressive defense in felony and misdemeanor criminal charges. Clients can be confident that their case will be handled expertly and their future protected.
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Schultz & Trombly, PLLC

Schultz & Trombly, PLLC

Washington, DC 20036 www.schultztrombly.com
Washington, DC Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Attorneys
Phone(202) 769-0293 or (800) 673-8158

Schultz & Trombly, PLLC, is a personal injury law firm dedicated to helping people who have been injured because of someone else’s negligence or wrongful conduct. Our experienced lawyers handle cases involving catastrophic injury, medical negligence, personal injury, and wrongful...

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  • Federal Practice Group

    Washington, DC 20036

    Military and Court Martial Defense

    Phone (202) 600-8111

    The firm has extensive experience in military criminal defense. They represent members of the military worldwide in violations of the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ), and cases involving Article 15 – UCMJ.

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  • Frederick J. Brynn, P.C.

    Washington, DC 20003

    Personal Injury, DWI & Criminal Attorneys in Washington, D.C.

    Phone (202) 544-7200

    At The Law Offices of Frederick J Brynn, P.C., our highly skilled attorneys represent clients in the following practice areas: personal injury, DWI, car accidents, wrongful death, and criminal.; In addition, the firm provides legal advice and representation for military personnel, dependents, and...

  • Gardner & Mendoza, PC

    Washington, DC

    Washington, DC Immigration, Criminal and Social Security Law Firm

    Phone 888-614-0320

    The law office of Gardner & Mendoza, PC provides legal representation in immigration, criminal, traffic or social security cases. We have three offices, located in Virginia Beach and Norfolk, Virginia and Washington, DC.; Our expertise in the area of immigration law translates into excellent...

  • Jamison Koehler

    Washington, DC 20007

    Criminal and DUI Defense Attorney in Washington, D.C.

    Phone (202) 549-2374

    Koehler Law is a D.C.-based criminal defense law firm providing high quality services and personal attention at reasonable rates.; We recognize that being charged with a crime -- even a simple misdemeanor -- can be a frightening and confusing experience. Being convicted of a crime can jeopardize a...

  • Law Office of K. Lawson Wellington

    Washington, DC 20001

    DUI, Traffic and Criminal Defense Lawyers

    Phone (202) 486-1186

    The Law Office of K. Lawson Wellington focuses on all aspects of criminal defense: DWI, DUI, OWI, Speed over Thirty (30) and Underage Drinking etc. The practice focus also includes, more generally, Assault charges, Drug Possession charges, Burglary, Leaving after Colliding, Fleeing Law Enforcement,...

  • Law Offices of David Stein

    Washington, DC 20004

    Washington D.C. Criminal Defense, Family Law and Civil Litigation Law Firm

    Phone (202) 434-8162

    The Law Offices of David Stein specializes in criminal defense, family law and civil litigation. The firm litigates complex and demanding criminal and civil matters in both the District of Columbia and Maryland jurisdictions. With two convenient offices in the DC metro area, the firm is steps away...

  • Lotze Mosley, LLP

    Washington, DC 20001

    Criminal Defense Law Firm in Washington, DC

    Phone (866) 736-4980

    Lotze Mosley, LLP has been representing clients in District of Columbia and Maryland criminal courts for a combined total of more than 25 years. Washington, D.C. and the Maryland counties that surround it are busy places with many universities and businesses, as well as government offices....

  • Shawn Sukumar Attorney at Law

    Washington, DC 20004

    Washington DC Criminal Defense Lawyer

    Phone (202) 618-9898

    Shawn Sukumar, a Washington, DC native, is a criminal defense attorney and has successfully defended a variety of misdemeanor and felony offenses in DC. His practice areas include: DUI, theft, prostitution and solicitation, traffic offense, drug possession, failure to appear, and other crimes.; Mr....