Aggravated Assault Charges In Alberta
Defending against charges of aggravated assault
An aggravated assault under section cc.268(1) of the Criminal Code is defined as wounding, maiming, disfiguring or endangering the life of another person. It is an indictable offense with a term of up to 14 years.
A charge of aggravated assault is not something to take lightly. If you have been arrested or charged with aggravated assault, you need the best defense you can get to avoid a conviction with harsh penalties that may include a prison sentence, steep fines and court-mandated treatment.
You should contact Ryan Claxton immediately if you are facing charges involving any of these categories of assault:
- Domestic violence
- Disorderly conduct
- Aggravated assault
- Sexual assault
- Conspiracy charges
- Weapons charges
- Public mischief charges
- Uttering threats
- Obstructing a police officer
Fight sexual assault charges in Calgary, AB
If convicted, sexual assault charges can lead to you serving lengthy jail time and a permanent registration as a sex offender. Our sexual assault defense lawyers will work with you to limit the damages from charges including:
- Sexual assault
- Sexual exploitation
- Invitation to sexual touching
- Sexual interference with a minor
- Aggravated sexual assault
- Forcible confinement
Fight domestic assault charges in Calgary, AB
Our domestic assault lawyers can employ various strategies in your defense, working with prosecution to lessen charges through the use of the “810 peace bond” or restraining order, or other methods. We understand the the “he said/she said” nature of many domestic assault and we’re on your side.
Call Our experienced assault lawyers In Calgary Today
Don’t wait – aggravated assault charges are too serious to waste a moment that could be used to strategize your defense. Call Ryan Claxton at 1-587-315-0447.