Assault Charges

Have you been charged with assault in North Dakota or Minnesota? Assault charges are extremely serious and carry not only direct consequences such as jail time, fines and anger management treatment, but also collateral consequences that can affect future employment opportunities, child custody in divorce cases and the ability to possess a firearm.

Defending Your Rights In Assault Cases

At Haugen, Moeckel & Bossart, we know how to defend assault cases. From simple assaults to sexual assaults, we have the experience and insight necessary to protect your rights in any assault or battery case.

Our attorneys successfully defend assault charges by methodically investigating the facts of each case, conducting thorough research and pressing cases to trial when appropriate. We are ready to discuss your case, listen to your concerns and formulate a strategy to protect your rights and your future.

Experienced Attorneys Who Know The System

We can help you confront assault charges in both North Dakota and Minnesota. Although the names of the charges and the processes in each state differ, our overall strategy of aggressively attacking the state's case against you remains the same. Some of the assault charges we can help you with in North Dakota include:

  • Simple Assault — willfully causing bodily injury to another human being
  • Assault — willfully causing substantial bodily injury to another human being
  • Aggravated Assault — willfully causing serious bodily injury to another human being
  • Domestic Violence — willfully causing bodily injury to a family or household member

In Minnesota, charges we can help you with include:

  • Fifth Degree Assault — inflicting or causing fear of bodily harm
  • Fourth Degree Assault — assaulting a police officer or correctional officer
  • Third Degree Assault — inflicting substantial bodily harm
  • Second Degree Assault — using a dangerous weapon
  • First Degree Assault — inflicting great bodily harm
  • Domestic Assault — inflicting, or attempt to inflict, bodily harm upon a family or household member

No matter the charge or the jurisdiction, Haugen, Moeckel & Bossart has the fortitude to fight for your rights to the end. No assault charge is too big or small for our team of dedicated lawyers.

Call our Fargo-Moorhead office at 701-433-1565, or contact us online, for a free consultation. Our phones are answered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year.

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