Strong Defense Against Assault And Battery Charges

If you have been charged with assault and battery in New Hampshire or Massachusetts, the defense lawyers at Howie Law Office, PLLC, are here to protect your rights. With law offices in Salem, New Hampshire, and Andover and Woburn, Massachusetts, we have extensive experience defending clients against:

  • Simple assault
  • First-degree assault
  • Second-degree assault
  • Assault with a deadly weapon

We will tailor a legal strategy uniquely suited to the factors involved in your case. We are well-versed in affirmative legal defenses such as arguing self-defense, defense of property and mistaken identity. The state bears the burden of proof, and we work tirelessly to make sure their burden is a heavy one.

Protecting Your Freedom After An Assault Charge

The world treats you differently if you've been convicted of a violent crime. With an assault conviction on your record, you may have trouble finding a job, getting an apartment and obtaining a professional license. You may be barred from owing a firearm. Depending on the circumstances of your charge, you could even face restrictions for seeing your children or entering your own home.

We understand, and we can help. While it may seem like no one is on your side at this troubling time, rest assured, we are. We believe in our clients and will do everything in our power to limit the effect this assault charge has on your life and your freedom.

Get Legal Help Today

Whether you were arrested for simple assault, domestic assault, fighting in a bar, workplace violence or any other violent crime charge, our assault defense attorneys are here to provide you with the skilled criminal defense representation you need. You can arrange your free initial consultation by calling our law offices at 603-893-8008 in New Hampshire or 978-853-0982 in Massachusetts, or by filling out this brief online contact form.