Sugar Land Assault Lawyer
Understanding Texas Assault Charges
If you are facing assault charges in Fort Bend County, contact a skilled
Sugar Land criminal attorney at Khawaja Law Firm PLLC for legal advice. We are an established criminal
defense firm that can provide the seasoned counsel and representation
you will need. The crime of assault involves physically harming another
individual, or threatening to harm someone. You can also be charged with
assault if you have physical contact with another person that they find
offensive, and this offense is often in addition to
When is assault a felony offense?
If a deadly weapon is used in the commission of the assault, or the assault
results in severe bodily harm, it is likely that you will be charged with
aggravated assault, which is a felony offense. A simple assault can also
be charged as a felony if the alleged victim was a:
- Security guard
- Public servant
- Emergency service worker
- Government contractor
Because the prosecution will do whatever it can to achieve a guilty verdict
in an assault case, vigorous representation will be essential when trying
to avoid a conviction. Our firm will fight the prosecution's case
every step of the way, and work hard to achieve the best possible outcome
to your case.
Enlist Skilled Defense for Your Case
You do not have to have physical contact with a person to be charged with
assault. Simply threatening the person with harm can result in an assault
arrest. We know what actions the prosecution will take when seeking a
conviction in an assault case, and will use our knowledge and experience
to build a tough defense. Ibrahim Khawaja was a rising star in the Harris
County District Attorney's office before launching his own firm.
His litigation skills resulted in promotions from misdemeanor to federal
cases, and ultimately chief prosecutor in the county's criminal court
of law. He uses his considerable legal experience when building a client's
defense and can be counted on for dedicated legal representation.
Contact Khawaja Law Firm, PLLC to retain powerful defense if you were arrested for assault in Sugar Land, Texas.