We Fight to Protect the Rights of Our Clients Across Texas
Our experienced criminal defense attorney understand how frustrating and helpless an individual can feel when accused of a domestic violence crime. As soon as the charge is filed, to avoid penalties you will be forced to defend your reputation.
Let The Law Offices of Scott Mackenzie, domestic violence defense attorneys, protect you and your rights throughout your case. We have experience protecting our clients from several types of accused charges such as domestic violence. We know the right steps to take and will work hard to move your case into a positive direction for you.
Providing Quality Legal Counsel Every Step of the Way
At The Law Offices of Scott Mackenzie, our attorneys have a history of experience with assault and battery defense cases. Our legal attorneys are here to guide you every step of the way when you are face with an accusations. We are here to fight for you and your rights.
Penalties for a Domestic Violence Assault In Texas
The penalties for a domestic violence assault include the following:
- Class A misdemeanor: up to 1 year in jail or a fine of up to $4,000, or both
- Third-degree felony: 2 to 10 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000
- Second-degree felony: 2 to 20 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000
- First-degree felony: 5 to 99 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000
A person convicted of the assault may also be in charge of compensating the victim for any bills including medical treatment counseling, or replacement of damaged property.