Assault & Battery

If you have been charged with assault or are facing allegations of domestic violence, you are encouraged to contact an experienced criminal defense attorney immediately. At the Charles Johnson Law Firm, our attorney has been defending clients against charges of criminal assault, domestic abuse, and restraining orders violations for over a decade.

Accused of Assault of a Family Member Charge?

Accused of Assault of a Family Member Charge?

If you have been accused of Assault of a Family Member, you may be facing an uphill battle. Texas has strengthened their laws on domestic violence, making arrest and prosecution mandatory regardless of what the alleged victim wishes to do. No matter how your state or county handles allegations of domestic violence, it is important to mount a vigorous defense. Speak with an attorney from the Charles Johnson Law Firm in Houston, Texas to discuss your case and develop a strategy for fighting the charges.

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Charged with Sexual Assault?  Protect Your Future With the Leading Houston Sex Crimes Lawyer

Charged with Sexual Assault? Protect Your Future With the Leading Houston Sex Crimes Lawyer

Sexual Assault is a serious, life-changing event and allegation, which is why the courts take the claims so seriously. However, too frequently, there is a lack of evidence and witnesses that helps the criminal defense attorney working for the defendant to win the case. A defendant may sometimes avoid prosecution and punishment simply by just claiming a rape, molestation, attempted rape or other sexual assault act never happened. Contact Houston Lawyer Charles Johnson directly at (713) 222-7577 now to discuss your case. He is available around the clock to take your call and offers a Free Case Review over the phone.

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Arrested for Domestic Violence? Hire the Expert Assault Family Violence Lawyer

Arrested for Domestic Violence? Hire the Expert Assault Family Violence Lawyer

An arrest for Houston Assault Family Violence (or Domestic Violence) can be a devastating experience to anyone. Whether the incident was a harmless situation that spun out of control, a gross misunderstanding, or a typical way of communicating between two people. The time after the arrest can be terrifying, as the criminal justice system is very complicated. Houston Assault Family…

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Arrested for Assault? Why You Need a Skilled Houston Criminal Lawyer When Accused of Assault Charges

  If you have been charged with Assault in Houston, you may face serious jail time. When facing criminal charges it is crucial that you act quickly in retaining skilled legal representation to defend you. Your selection of attorneys is a critical choice; few criminal defense attorneys have the background and experience as the legal team at The Charles Johnson Law Firm. With…

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What is the Definition of “Assault”?

Degrees of assault are defined according to state laws. Legal guidelines range by state, but generally, assault in the first degree is defined as when a person: With intent to cause significant bodily injury to another individual, s/he causes serious bodily injury to any person by means of a deadly weapon or perhaps a dangerous instrument; or With intent to…

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You’ve been charged with Assault. What to do now?

Assault and battery are two separate offenses. Each may be prosecuted as a misdemeanor or a felony, depending on how the crime was allegedly carried out, the nature of the personal injuries that resulted and the laws of the jurisdiction. If you are confronting a charge of assault or battery, contact a knowledgeable lawyer from the Charles Johnson Law Firm…

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