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Aggravated Battery

Florida prosecutors treat aggravated battery and aggravated assault cases very seriously. A conviction for aggravated battery can result in long prison stays. You need to contact an experienced Melbourne criminal defense attorney to assist you with your aggravated battery charges.

Melbourne Aggravated Battery Attorney

If you have been charged with aggravated battery in Brevard County, Volusia County, Seminole County, Osceola County, Indian River County or Orange County, then contact the Law Offices of Germain & McCarthy, LLC. Our attorneys have represented clients charged with a variety of violent crimes, and we are prepared to assist you. Contact our office at (321) 253-3447 for a free consultation about your aggravated battery case.


Aggravated Battery Under Florida Law

It is the prosecution’s burden to prove that an individual committed an aggravated battery. The elements of an aggravated battery charge are:

  • An individual  
  • Used a deadly weapon
  • To inflict great bodily harm, permanent disability or permanent disfigurement
  • On another individual

The prosecution must prove all the above elements beyond a reasonable doubt according to Florida Statutes Section 784.045.

The penalties for an aggravated battery is up to 15 years in a Florida state prison. It is necessary to contact a Melbourne criminal defense attorney to defend you against these charges. 


Law Offices of Germain & McCarthy, LLC | Aggravated Battery Charge in Brevard County

If you are charged with aggravated battery, contact the Law Offices of Germain & McCarthy, LLC at (321) 253-3447 to get immediate legal representation. Our dedicated defense lawyers can help you with your case and represent your best interests against a prosecution determined to convict. A conviction for aggravated battery can lead to a 15-year prison sentence. Once you outline the circumstances of the aggravated battery case to our lawyers, we can begin creating a defense to get the charges reduced or dismissed.

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