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Sandusky Assault Lawyers

Trust Our Experienced Attorneys in Erie, Huron & Ottawa Counties to Fight for You

There are so many factors that must be considered in an assault case. Whether it was simply a brief loss of self-control or an assault motivated by self-defense, it’s important to find a legal team who can sit down with you and help you make sense of the circumstances that led to your charges.

Bailey Legal Group has proudly served the area for 35 years. In that time, we have helped hundreds of clients reduce or even dismiss their criminal charges.

Why work with us?

  • We are a second-generation firm that pursues the best outcome.
  • We go the extra mile in case investigation and preparation.
  • We are a trusted firm that has served the community for decades.

Learn more about your options by calling Bailey Legal Group today at (419) 462-9986.

Ohio Assault Charges: Sentences & Penalties

Typically, you will be charged with one or more of three types of assault: assault, negligent assault, and felonious assault. The penalties for these charges vary according to the type.

Assault

  • Generally considered a first-degree misdemeanor
  • Maximum of 180 days in jail
  • Maximum fine of $1,000
  • Maximum 5 years of probation

Negligent Assault

  • Generally considered a third-degree misdemeanor
  • Maximum of 60 days in jail
  • Maximum fine of $500
  • Maximum 5 years of probation

Felonious Assault

  • Generally considered a second-degree felony
  • Maximum of 8 years in prison
  • Maximum fine of $15,000
  • Maximum 5 years of probation

Assault charges affect other areas of your life as well. If convicted, it could impact your employment, ability to own firearms, and your overall reputation.

Assault Cases We Have Gotten Dismissed

Due to the far-reaching consequences of such a charge, it’s important to fight back with a legal team that you can trust to go the extra mile on your behalf.

Take a look at just a few of the assault cases we have gotten dismissed:

  • Client’s Felonious Assault Charges Dismissed: Attorney Bailey was able to use video footage of an incident to prove that the alleged victim of an assault case was picking fights with numerous people and instigating attacks.
  • Client’s Assault Charges Dismissed: Attorney Bailey was able to use a polygraph examination and video footage from the officers’ body cameras to dismiss his client’s charges of assault, criminal damaging, and persistent disorderly conduct while intoxicated.
  • Ex-Michigan Defensive End’s Charges Dismissed: Attorney Ken Bailey represented Frank Clark who was facing charges of Assault and Domestic Violence. The assault charges were dismissed, and the domestic violence charges were reduced.

Contact Bailey Legal Group for Committed Defense

While we cannot guarantee a specific legal outcome for your case, we can guarantee that you will be listened to and respected as we work through your case together. Our team is backed by decades of knowledge and experience that we can put to work on your case.

Contact us today and schedule a consultation with one of our Sandusky assault attorneys.

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