Felony and Misdemeanor Assaults

Defend Your Rights Against Assault Charges

Defend Your Rights Against Assault Charges

Retain a dedicated criminal defense attorney in Colorado Springs, CO

Being accused of a violent crime could ruin your reputation, and being convicted could ruin your life. If you've been charged with a felony assault or misdemeanor assault in the Colorado Springs, CO area, contact The Griffin Law Firm right away. We'll build a solid defense to give you the best chance at a favorable outcome.

Even a first-time misdemeanor assault carries serious consequences. Your skilled criminal defense attorney will fight tirelessly to uphold your rights in court. Call us today to discuss your legal options.

What are the common defense strategies for assault?

The legal team at The Griffin Law Firm has decades of experience helping clients reduce sentencing or drop charges altogether. Some of the common strategies for felony assault defense include:

  • Proving the defendant acted in self-defense
  • Proving injuries or contact was purely accidental
  • Proving the defendant wasn't there or was falsely accused

It is also possible to reduce sentencing by proving that you committed assault in a sudden heat of passion. Your attorney will tailor a legal strategy suited to the unique details of your case.