Assault & Battery

Assault Attorneys in Worcester & Springfield Counties

The assault attorneys at Murphy & Rudolf, LLP deliver aggressive defense against serious charges

Assault and battery is a common criminal charge in Massachusetts. With experienced Worcester criminal defense attorneys from Murphy & Rudolf, LLP, you can get quality representation for your case.

Do you need the experience of assault attorneys on your side? Contact us today at (508) 744-3038 to learn more about our aggressive criminal defense.

Understanding Assault Charges in Massachusetts

An assault charge can result from a domestic violence incident, a bar fight, or a physical attack on someone during a property crime such as a robbery. Being charged with assault in Massachusetts always carries serious penalties because it is a crime of violence. Furthermore, a conviction of assault on your criminal record can prevent you from enjoying certain activities in life such as finding and keeping a job.


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Common types of assault in Massachusetts that assault attorneys can help with:

The age of the person assaulted, the injuries inflicted, and the particular weapons used in the altercation determine the severity of the assault charge. Your prior criminal record is also a factor in deciding what level of assault charges you will face. Oftentimes, assault charges are bundled with secondary charges such as disorderly conduct, disturbing the peace, and making threats.

Penalties for violent crimes in Massachusetts include:

  • Fines
  • Jail or prison time
  • Community service
  • Probation

Having a conviction of assault on your record may make it difficult to maintain employment, and if you are a college student, your academic status may also be jeopardized. Any type of assault charge warrants the aid of Worcester criminal defense attorneys who are familiar with Massachusetts assault laws. We can walk you through every step of the process and do our best to build a strategic defense in order to protect your rights.

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Murphy & Rudolf LLP handles a wide range of legal issues, including criminal defense matters to complex civil litigation cases. No matter what your case involves, we understand you may be concerned about your future, rights, and interests. Our team of Worcester lawyers do all the investigatory work needed to help leverage your case into a favorable position. We fight tirelessly to secure a positive outcome with the results you need.  

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We believe in working together as a unified team. By working collaboratively, each team member can bring unique critical thinking solutions to the table.

Strategic Approach

To represent our clients effectively, we must have an effective strategy put into place. We are calculated, prepared, and primed to take action.

Personal Attention

We purposely limit our caseload to make sure our clients receive one-on-one attention. We treat you like one of our own because you deserve it.

Trial Preparedness

Our attorneys know the value of examining evidence, hiring investigators, and interviewing witnesses. We can go to court on your behalf at any moment.

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