MIAMI BATTERY DEFENSE ATTORNEY

Aggressive South Florida Criminal Defense Lawyer

 

  • Simple Battery
    The offense of battery occurs when a person actually and deliberately touches or strikes another person against the will of the other or purposely causes bodily harm to another person. Simple battery is a misdemeanor of the 1st degree and is punishable by up to 1 year in jail.
  • Felony Battery
    A person commits a felony battery when he or she actually and deliberately touches or strikes another person against the will of the other and causes great bodily harm, permanent disfigurement or permanent disability. A person who commits felony battery is committing a felony of the 3rd degree and is punishable by up to 5 years in prison.
  • Aggravated Battery
    A person commits aggravated battery when in committing battery purposely or knowingly causes great bodily harm, permanent disfigurement or permanent disability or uses a deadly weapon. A person who commits aggravated battery is committing a felony of the 2nd degree and is punishable by up to 15 years in prison.

Battery 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 battery charges. 

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