St. Paul Assault Defense Lawyer
Under Minnesota law, assault occurs when one person does something that is intended to create the fear of harm or death, or intentionally causes or attempts to cause bodily injury on another person. Depending on the type and severity of the assault, you can be facing misdemeanor, gross misdemeanor or felony charges. These are serious offenses, and a conviction on even a simple assault charge can have a profound impact on your future.
If you are being accused of any type of assault, you are going to need the most effective criminal defense lawyer available. At Congdon Law, PLLC, I dedicate my entire practice to defending clients who have been charged with a crime. My dedicated focus on criminal defense and my complete knowledge of the law allow me to be much more proactive in my efforts to protect your rights.
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Ready To Defend You Against Any Assault Charge
In many assault cases, the truth of the matter comes down to your word against the word of the alleged victim. I will conduct a thorough investigation into the incident. I will review the police reports and witness statements, conduct my own interviews of the witnesses, obtain any available security footage and use that information to present the most compelling defense on your behalf.
I am prepared to defend you against any assault charge, including:
- Assault and battery
- Aggravated assault
- Felony assault with a weapon
- Violating an order for protection
- Terroristic threats
- Interfering with a 911 call
- Malicious punishment of a child and child endangerment
Contact My St. Paul Office About Your Criminal Defense Needs
To learn more about my criminal defense services and how I can help you, please contact my office to schedule a free attorney consultation. I conduct initial consultations at my office or visit my clients in jail when necessary. You can reach me by phone in the Twin Cities metro area at or toll free from anywhere in the United States at (651) 314-9620. You can also contact me via email.
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