Assault and Battery, Naples
Under Florida law, a battery is a harmful or offensive contact with another person. This means that the State does not have to prove you harmed anyone, simply that you touched someone in an offensive manner. Assault means to put someone in fear of an imminent battery. Whether you are accused of assault or battery in Collier County, call me. I will meet with you and answer all your questions. I will discuss the possible legal defenses to your case. If the State alleges aggravating circumstances, your assault or battery case may be elevated to a felony. Examples of such aggravators are: assault or battery on a pregnant woman, assault or battery on a law enforcement officer, or assault or battery on an elderly person.
Call me, Kristen Rodger, at 239-331-2999 to talk about your assault or battery case.