"A battery is any willful and unlawful use of force or violence upon the person of another." - California Penal Code § 242
Need a criminal defense lawyer for a battery charge in Rancho Cucamonga? If you have been charged with the crime of battery then you could face serious penalties for conviction, it is important for you to have skillful representation on your side that will be able to aggressively defend you against false accusations, evidence and testimonies. According to § 243 of the California Penal Code, if you are convicted of battery then you could face penalties of fines up to $2,000 and/or imprisonment up to six months.
While we generally think of battery as a violent attack against an individual, this is not always the case. The law does not require that you harm an individual in order to be charged with battery, only that there was unwanted physical contact. This can be argued by an opposing attorney, for this reason it is imperative that you retain the legal services of a San Bernardino criminal defense lawyer from our firm. We will be able to fight against these accusations and the charges that are brought against you.
Facing battery charged? A Rancho Cucamonga criminal defense attorney from The Law Offices of Kirk Tarman & Associates will be able to provide you with skillful and aggressive representation that will aggressively fight against any charges that are brought against you, and will fight for your rights, your goals and your desires regarding the outcome of your case in court. We will be able to answer your questions regarding your case, discuss your options with you, advise you of the best legal action for you to take and provide you with skillful and aggressive representation that will maximize your chances of a favorable outcome of your case in court if you choose to work with us. Contact our firm today.