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Assault - Alabama Attorney John Michael Barclay Driven To Succeed

Barclay Law, LLC - Birmingham, AL assault law firm with a strong track record of success

Assault charges in Alabama need to be taken seriously. If you are convicted of assault, you could find yourself behind bars for several months or years. Don't take chances with your future. Contact Alabama law firm Barclay Law, LLC. We have years of experience handling complicated assault cases and other criminal defense charges in the Municipal, State and Federal courts of Alabama. We know how to research such cases and we know how to get results.

Many different types of assault charges exist in Alabama. Some are classified as felonies. Other assault charges are misdemeanors. There's a big difference between misdemeanor and felony charges. Each assault charge has its own specific rules and sentencing guidelines. In his career, attorney Barclay has had all types of assault cases dismissed. These charges include:

  • Assault in the third degree - Class A Misdemeanor. Includes assault intended to cause harm to someone, sometimes with a deadly weapon. If convicted, no more than 1 year in jail and up to $6,000 fine.
  • Assault in the second degree - Class C Felony. Includes assault intended to cause harm to police officer or health care worker, sometimes with a deadly weapon. If convicted, sentenced to 1 to 10 years in jail and up to $15,000 fine.
  • Assault in the first degree - Class B Felony. Includes assaulting someone and causing permanent harm and grave risk of death. If convicted, sentenced to 2 to 20 years in prison and up to $30,000 fine.

"Should I hire a lawyer if I'm charged with assault in Alabama?"

Yes, if you are considering hiring an assault defense lawyer, call 866-584-1023 immediately.  Attorney John Michael Barclay will vigorously fight for your rights, whether you live here or you are just passing through Alabama.

Even a relatively minor assault case can result in a criminal record and implant substantial obstacles in the path to employment or joining the military.  You have too much at stake not to take your case seriously right from the start. Don't wait to find out what happens if you've been charged with assault in Alabama. Take action now. Contact Barclay Law, LLC. We will meet with you and explain your legal options so you can make an informed decision as to how Barclay Law, LLC can best help you.

We work aggressively on every assault case we handle in Alabama. We know how to review arrest records. We're comfortable interviewing witnesses and consulting with experts. We know what questions to ask and what evidence to look for to build a strong defense. Armed with the fruits of our intense investigation, we work toward one, simple goal: winning your case.

Let Barclay Law, LLC help get your life back on track

 "Don't assume you don't have options," attorney Barclay often says.

Even if you think your case seems like a lost cause, it isn't when it is in the capable hands of John Michael Barclay. Attorney Barclay has years of experience handling complicated assault cases in Alabama. He knows the law, knows how to negotiate with prosecutors and knows how to get results.

Put your trust in a lawyer who puts your interests first. Contact Barclay Law, LLC. We accept all major credit cards, and we work when you need us. Call 866-584-1023 or fill out our online inquiry form and schedule a free consultation. Located in Birmingham, AL and serving clients throughout Alabama, our law firm has the experience and knowledge you need to get your charges dismissed. Demand justice. Contact us right now! Your case matters here.

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