Violent crimes cover a diverse range of criminal offenses in Los Angeles. Criminal offenses such as assault, battery, arson, kidnapping, assault with a deadly weapon, mayhem, murder, criminal threats, and robbery are all considered violent crimes and each can result in severe punishments for those convicted. Violent crimes defense is a complex area of criminal defense practice, especially in cases involving serious injuries to a victim. Not only do violent crimes carry harsh ranges of criminal sentencing, a violent conviction on your record can result in collateral consequences that can negatively impact your life well after the conclusion of your case. If you have been arrested for a violent offense, contact our Los Angeles criminal defense firm today at (866) 430-8383 for a free consultation.
Since 1987, LA criminal attorneys, Paul Takakjian and Steve Sitkoff have successfully defended both misdemeanor and felony violent crimes throughout Los Angeles County. Whether you were wrongfully arrested or you simply exercised poor judgment, our Los Angeles violent crimes lawyers have the experience to identify weaknesses in the prosecution’s case to either negotiate plea bargains to lesser offenses and punishments, or secure a not guilty verdict in trial.
Violent Crimes We Defend
Violent crimes are criminal acts involving either the verbal or physical threat to the safety of another. Physical injury or even contact is not a necessary element for certain violent crimes, such as criminal threats and assault with a deadly weapon, however, both offenses can be prosecuted as felonies. Our extensive violent crime defense experience includes:
- Assault with a Deadly Weapon
- Criminal Threats
- Domestic violence
Every case is different, however, our lawyers’ decades of criminal law practice as former senior prosecutors and now private defense lawyers provides us with an unmatched depth of experience and insight into every possible situation involving Los Angeles violent crime charges.
Contact Us For A Free Consultation
If you are under investigation for a violent crime or have been recently arrested, call us immediately at (866) 430-8383. Your initial consultation is free and can be arranged either by phone or in-person at our main office in Los Angeles, or our satellite meeting locations in Torrance, Long Beach, Pasadena, Encino, or Burbank.