Not all assaults are domestic assaults, but if a defendant’s assault accusation has been categorized as domestic violence, it triggers serious consequences for accused defendants. From strict regulations on pretrial release, to the way the case is processed through the system with district attorneys and judges, these consequences can have far-reaching effects for years to come. Not only is Greenwood Law sensitive to all of these consequences and how they affect you, but we are also equipped to tackle each case’s unique circumstance.
Facing Domestic Assault Charges In North Carolina?
There are many crimes that can fall under the scope of domestic assault in North Carolina if a personal relationship exists between the alleged victim and the defendant such as, but not limited to:
- Assault on a Female,
- Assault with a deadly weapon,
- Assault Inflicting Serious Injury or Bodily Harm,
- Sexual battery, and
- Communicating Threats.
Convictions for any assault in North Carolina cannot be removed from your criminal record with an expunction. Your only chance is having these charges dismissed or being found “not guilty” at trial. Although we can never guarantee an outcome, it is best for you to not leave this to chance. The experienced attorneys at Greenwood Law know how to fight for you every step of the way.
Fighting for Defendant’s Rights Throughout North Carolina
These are serious charges. You have the right to a lawyer. Lawyers know how to present cases to district attorneys and to the Court. You also have the right to a fair trial, and you are presumed innocent until proven guilty. If you are facing domestic assault charges in Winston-Salem, throughout Forsyth County or elsewhere in the Triad, contact our law firm, Greenwood Law, by calling 336-661-8788. Schedule your free initial consultation over the phone or by using this online contact form. Remember: The best offense starts with a good defense. Call today to start protecting your rights immediately.