Clemmons, NC Assault Lawyers and Law Firms


  • Grace, Tisdale & Clifton, PA

    Winston-Salem, NC - Law Firm Serving Clemmons

    Winston- Salem Criminal Defense Attorney

    Phone (336) 515-6552

    Trust your criminal case to the experienced and skilled criminal defense attorneys at Grace, Tisdale & Clifton P.A. in Winston-Salem. Protecting your rights, future, and reputation is their priority. The firm has an unsurpassed reputation for client service and legal prowess.

  • Ryan B. Addison, PA Attorney at Law

    Mocksville, NC - Law Firm Serving Clemmons

    Family Lawyers in Salisbury, NC

    Phone (336) 936-9067

    Attorney Ryan B. Addison and his dedicated staff are here to help you in your time of need. Based in a small town, you will find that we embrace the inherent qualities of the communities we support: hard work, honesty, and compassion. If you need help within the counties of Davie, Davidson, Rowan...

  • Dummit Fradin, Attorneys at Law

    Winston-Salem, NC - Law Firm Serving Clemmons

    Full-Service Law Firm in North Carolina

    Phone (336) 485-4907

    Founded in 1990, our Winston-Salem trial attorneys are committed to improving the lives of those living throughout North Carolina. Because we are a full-service firm, no case is too big or too small for our legal team. In every case, we craft only the strongest defenses for our clients so that they...

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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.