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New York Assault Attorneys

Assault Defense – Pappalardo & Pappalardo service clients in all manner of criminal defense cases, including assault. In New York, and throughout America, assault charges are complex and can be heavily prosecuted by government attorneys. Our assault defense lawyers have a unique background in the law, having worked as prosecutors for decades. This unparalleled understanding of assault charges, police investigations, courtroom tactics and criminal law judges allows us to offer our clients a comprehensive defense for assault charges. Our assault lawyers are familiar with all classes of assault felonies, as well as assault misdemeanors, and we can counsel and advise you before, during and after a criminal trial.

Assault Charges – As any experienced criminal defense lawyer will tell you, assault charges have consequences that are far reaching. In fact, Governor Patterson recently signed into legislation increased penalties for different forms of assault. Assault charges can be misdemeanors or felonies, and each will have different sentences. With either felonies or misdemeanors, jail time, fines, probation and other penalties can ruin the life of anyone who is convicted. Prison sentences for assault are steep (some violations have a five-year minimum sentence) and, depending upon the degree of assault, can also be couple with restraining orders and other types of consequences. Our Attorneys are not only familiar with all assault sentences, but have successfully defended countless individuals in assault trials. Our New York assault defense lawyers have gained the trust of their clients through their trial techniques and unparalleled experience with assault cases.

Degrees Of Assault: Part of what makes assault charges difficult is that there are various degrees and types of assault. Our attorneys have handled every area of assault, both as prosecutors and defenders, and bring a sophisticated knowledge and skill to any trial. Assault charges include:

  • Reckless Assault
  • Sexual Assault
  • Aggravated Assault
  • Vehicular Assault
  • Gang Assault
  • Assault on a Child
  • Assault on a Police Officer or Emergency Worke
  • Assault With a Deadly Weapon

Our assault lawyers also defend clients in assault related charges, including:

  • Menacing
  • Hazing
  • Reckless Endangerment
  • Battery
  • Domestic Violence

Have you been charged with any type of Assault in New York? Call Pappalardo & Pappalardo now at (914) 725-7000. Contact our New York Assault Defense Attorneys as soon as possible if you have been charged with or may be implicated in an Assault. Assault charges are a serious matter. You need an experienced Assault defense lawyer to help you. From our centrally located offices near the courthouses in Westchester and New York City, we serve clients throughout Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, or any upstate county.

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phone: (914) 725-7000
fax: (914) 725-1700

Pappalardo & Pappalardo, LLP
700 White Plains Road, Ste 355
Scarsdale, NY 10583

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Current Cases & News

Mar 3, 2011 - Pappalardo & Pappalardo defense of former Eastchester Police Officer James Pileggi results in a hung jury. Judge Zambelli declares mistrial.
News 12 story here.

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