Facing Criminal Charges?
You Need a Top Criminal Defense Attorney
Domestic violence and assault charges can have serious and long-lasting consequences. A conviction can send you to prison, cause you to lose your job and prevent you from getting loans or a professional license. It will also remain on your permanent record. Simply being accused of a crime can damage your reputation and affect your livelihood.
If you’re in the Kansas City Metro area and you’ve been charged with domestic violence or assault, you need to call the lawyer rated as one of the top 10 criminal defense attorneys in Missouri by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys: Michael Taylor. The Law Office of Michael R. Taylor, LLC will mount an expert and vigorous defense on your behalf when you are charged with:
- Domestic Assault in the First Degree. This can be a class B felony punishable by 5 to 15 years in prison, or a class A felony that can send you to prison from 10 to 30 years or for life, depending upon the specific facts of the case.
- Domestic Assault in the Second Degree, a class D felony punishable by up to 7 years in prison.
- Domestic Assault in the Third Degree, a class E felony punishable by up to 4 years in prison.
- Domestic Assault in the Fourth Degree. This is a class A misdemeanor punishable by up to a year in jail unless you’ve been found guilty of any prior assault two or more times. Then you could be charged with a class E felony, with the more severe penalties mentioned above.
Talk to an Experienced Lawyer Today
If you or a loved one is facing domestic violence and assault charges, it is vital that you consult an experienced criminal defense attorney right away. Call The Law Office of Michael R. Taylor, LLC at (816) 287-2456 or fill out the online form to schedule a free 60-minute phone consultation. Michael Taylor will look at your case, discuss your options and help you navigate the court system and fight these serious charges.