Assault and Threat Crimes

Assault Lawyers in Burlington County, NJ

Mount Holly Assault Defense Attorneys If you or someone you love has been arrested for simple assault, disorderly conduct, terroristic threats, eluding police, or another assault crime in Burlington County, you need to know your rights and what these charges mean under the law. The are several fundamental themes that distinguish assault and threat crimes in New Jersey. Generally, these offenses either involve the infliction of injury on a victim, or engaging in conduct that causes annoyance, alarm, or places a victim in fear for his or her safety. Assault and threat crimes occur on a spectrum, ranging from the lowest-level offenses, such as disorderly conduct, to the most egregious of crimes, such as homicide. The degree of an assault or threat crime is determined by factors including: the nature of the crime itself, the presence or use of a weapon, and the extent of the victim’s injuries (if any). When these offenses occur in the context of domestic violence, they may be accompanied by a temporary restraining order, which requires yet another proceeding in New Jersey Family Court. Regardless of the specific assault or threat crime for which you are accused, it is highly advisable to seek help from an experienced criminal defense attorney.

Over the last 20-plus years, criminal defense attorney Leonard Biddison has established a track record of success representing clients in courts across South Jersey and Philadelphia. His deep knowledge of the law and skill at applying it in the best interests of those he represents has earned him accolades from reputable organizations and countless satisfied clients along the way. In fact, Mr. Biddison was recently named among the Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers in the United States by the National Trial Lawyers Association. If you or someone you love is facing criminal charges in Mount Laurel, Pemberton, Willingboro, Mount Holly, Burlington County, or elsewhere in South New Jersey or Philadelphia, Mr. Biddison will work tirelessly to achieve your best possible outcome. To discuss your case with Mr. Biddison today, contact his offices at 856-245-5240 for a cost-free consultation.

Assault and Threat Charges Lawyer in Mount Laurel NJ

Assault and threat offenses can occur under a myriad of circumstances, between friends or family members, among couples, ex-spouses, acquaintances, or perfect strangers. These crimes can occur when arguments escalate; while alcohol is being consumed at a bar, restaurant, concert, or another event; in the context of domestic violence; or during the commission of another crime such as robbery. Mr. Biddison aggressively defends clients charged with a vast array of assault and threat offenses, including:

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If you or someone you love has been charged with an assault or threat crime in Burlington County or elsewhere in South Jersey, it is imperative to begin building your defense strategy as soon as possible. Contact the Law Offices of Leonard Biddison at 856-245-5240 for additional information and a cost-free consultation.


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