Assault and Battery – Criminal Defense Attorney

Illinois treats the unlawfully touching of another as a battery. Assault occurs when conduct leads another person to reasonably believe a battery will occur. Depending on the facts and circumstances of your case, the charges may be brought on the felony or misdemeanor level.

  • You can be sentenced to time in jail or even prison
  • Be placed on probation, conditional discharge or supervision
  • Be required to pay fines and complete other terms of sentencing
  • Be unable to get a better job

This is why the assistance of an experienced criminal defense attorney is critical if you have been charged with aggravated battery, battery or assault. Get help from a Chicago Criminal Defense Attorney.

Call 312.993.9200 or Free Case Evaluation