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Michigan Assault Crime Lawyer

Get The Representation You Need For Assault Crimes

Michigan state law dictates that an assault or aggravated assualt charge must involve either the threat of physical harm to a person, or actual physical harm to a person due to the violent nature of the crime, as stated in the Michigan legistation statute 705.80 and 705.81a

An assault charge in Michigan, can be brought against a person in a variety of ways, beginning with simple assault (misdemeanor) to assault with intent to murder (felony) and everything in between.

Royal Oak Assault Defense AttorneyAs a result, Michigan prosecutors and judges take assault crimes very seriously, pursuing harsh penalties against the defendant.  

Facing Assault Charges in Michigan? 

Assault or aggravated assault against another is punished severely in Michigan. If convicted, you face:

  • Fines
  • Incarceration
  • Probation
  • Other penalties 


Moreover, an assault crime conviction can label someone as a potentially dangerous and violent person. A conviction can also mean losing valuable rights, including the right to own firearms, or obtain a concealed weapons license (CPL).

Contact a Michigan Assault Defense Attorney at The Law Offices of Michael L. Steinberg.

If you are facing assault, battery, or a related charge, you want the best representation in finding the underlying cause of assault allegations by examining all of the evidence, interviewing all witnesses, and challenging every aspect of the state’s case.

Most assault cases do not go to trial but in some cases there is no other alternative but to have a bench or jury trial. Michigan assault defense attorney, Michael L. Steinberg is known for having a representation for being aggressive, passionate and a resourceful trial lawyer.  

For more information on defense of your assault charges, contact The Law Offices of Michael L. Steinberg any time, day or night.

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