Assault & Battery Charges Defense in Bakersfield
Effective Legal Strategies to Protect Your Future in Kern County
After you’ve been arrested for an assault and battery charge, it’s important to retain experienced legal counsel with a proven track record of defending individuals like you. Our professional assault and battery charges defense attorney at Koenig Law Office can represent you every step of the legal process. We also can explain each charge fully as we understand California criminal law, and we know how to uphold it in all legal proceedings when needed.
Assault and Battery in California
Under California Penal Code 240, assault is defined as any unlawful attempt with present ability to commit a violent injury on another person. A battery charge (per California Penal Code 242) is defined as willfully and unlawfully touching a person in an offensive or harmful way.
This can include giving unwanted contact or even hitting someone.
Possible Defense Strategies for Assault & Battery Charges
Our assault and battery charges defense legal team in Bakersfield can strategize defenses that will help to protect our clients fully.
Some of these defenses include:
- You acted in self-defense or in defense of someone else
- You didn’t act willfully (the accident defense)
- Parental right to discipline your child (reasonable and not excessive force)
Whatever the case, our defense team can analyze your case specifically and customize defense strategies that apply to your case. Our goal is to help get the charges against you reduced or dropped altogether.
Call (661) 338-5353 Today to Schedule a Free Consultation
You can’t just chance your livelihood. Hire professional legal counsel from Koenig Law Office to defend you. Our assault and battery charges defense team has the experience, skills, and resources to help you increase your odds of a favorable outcome.
Several defenses can be used, and we will brainstorm during our initial consultation. Schedule a professional legal consultation with our assault and battery charges defense lawyer team in Bakersfield today.
Dial (661) 338-5353 now and get started on your case.
Seasoned Trial Experience
We're not afraid to take cases to trial, especially when it's in the best interest of the client.
You will work directly with Attorney Bo Koenig on your case from start to finish.
We will not quit on your case until we get the best possible outcome.
Strong Relationships with Judges and Prosecutors
Knowing key people in the court system allows us to negotiate more effectively for you.
We will give you an accurate appraisal of your situation.
Bo Koenig grew up in Bakersfield and prides himself on fighting for people in his community.
When it comes to your freedom and future, it's important that you put your case in the right hands. Bo Koenig has a reputation of going above and beyond for his clients to achieve the best possible result, and he is committed to do the same for you.