Aggressive South Florida Criminal Defense Lawyer 

  • Simple Assault
    Assault is define d by Florida law as “an intentional, unlawful threat by word or act to do violence to the person of another, coupled with an apparent ability to do so, and doing some act which creates a well-founded fear in such other person that such violence is imminent.” A simple assault is a 2nd degree misdemeanor, and is punishable by up to 60 days in jail.
  • Aggravated Assault
    Aggravated assault is an assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill. Aggravated assault is a 3rd degree felony, punishable by up to up to 5 years in prison.

Assault is a very serious criminal charge. Time is of the essence. Even if you have not been formally charged with a crime, attorney Hernandez can intercede and work to protect your rights. Involving an attorney as early in the process as possible is important if you are to have the best opportunity of successfully fighting your charges and avoiding a conviction. Due to the difficulty of the cases and the probable sentences that attach, it is essential that you contact Mr. Hernandez. With his extensive knowledge of the legal system, attorney Hernandez will provide you with the most aggressive and knowledgeable legal representation possible in the face of your assault charges. 

For more information and your free consultation contact attorney Armando Hernandez today at 305-442-2590.