Top Vestavia Hills, AL Aggravated Battery Lawyers Near You

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    Merrell Law Firm, LLC

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

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    The Malbrough Firm, LLC

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

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    The Cochran Firm

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

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    Tiffany & Bosco, P.A.

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

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    Kirk Drennan Law

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

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    Littler Mendelson, P.C.

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

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    Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

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    Levin, Papantonio, Rafferty, Proctor, Buchanan, O’Brien, Barr & Mougey, P.A.

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

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    Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

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    Jackson Lewis P.C.

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • Davis Law Group

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • The Earle Law Firm

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial, LLC

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • Attorney at Law

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Pelham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Pelham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • Attorney at Law

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Bessemer Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Bessemer Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • Boles Holmes Parkman White

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • Hart Law LLC

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • Barclay Law LLC

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • Bradford Ladner, LLP

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Mountain Brook Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Mountain Brook Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • Stone Law Firm, LLC

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • Caulder & Gray

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Vestavia Hills Office

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Vestavia Hills Office

  • The Revill Law Firm

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • ZJP Law, LLC

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • David S. Luker, P.C. & Associates

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

  • Baxley Jackson Law Firm

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

    Aggravated Battery Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Vestavia Hills, AL

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Have You Been Charged With Aggravated Battery?

An aggravated battery criminal offense is a more serious version of battery and imposes a more severe sentence if you are convicted. Contact a Vestavia Hills a aggravated battery defense attorney today to protect your legal rights and receive the best representation available.

The Difference Between Battery and Aggravated Battery

The unlawful physical contact with another person is a battery. Examples include punching someone in the nose or engaging in a bar fight. Battery can be simple or aggravated. A simple battery is generally considered a misdemeanor and is punishable by a fine and less than one year in jail. An aggravated battery is considered a more serious offense. It is a felony, and its punishments are accordingly more severe. To aggravate a charge of battery the perpetrator must use a deadly weapon, inflict serious bodily harm, or batter a child or officer of the law.

When to Hire a Lawyer

It is in your best interest to get legal help early on in addressing your situation. There are times when hiring a lawyer quickly is critical to your case, such as if you are charged with a crime. It may also be in your best interest to have a lawyer review the fine print before signing legal documents. A lawyer can also help you get the compensation you deserve if you’ve suffered a serious injury. For issues where money or property is at stake, having a lawyer guide you through the complexities of the legal system can save you time, hassle, and possibly a lot of grief in the long run.

What to Expect from an Initial Consultation

  • Seek to determine whether the attorney can represent you. There is no one-size-fits-all legal solution and it may turn out your needs are better served by an attorney in a different specialization.
  • It’s important to find a legal ally who is both competent in the law and someone you can trust to protect your interests.
  • Discuss how the practice’s billing works and discuss possible additional charges or fees that may arise during or after the resolution of your case.

An attorney consultation should provide you with enough information so that you can make an informed decision on whether to proceed with legal help.

How will an attorney charge me?

A reputable attorney will be very upfront about how he/she will charge you. The three most common fee structures that attorneys use to charge for their services are:

  • Bill by the hour
  • Contingent fee agreement
  • Flat fee agreement

Depending on your specific legal situation, it’s possible that only one type of fee structure is available. For instance, criminal defense attorneys almost always bill by the hour. In a flat fee arrangement, an attorney accepts a one-time payment to help you resolve your issue. With a contingent fee agreement, the client pays little to nothing upfront and the attorney receives a percentage of the money recovered if you win your case.

Common legal terms explained

Personal jurisdiction – Requirement that a particular court have authority over a person, in order to bind that person to the judgment of the court, based on minimum contacts. International Shoe Co v. Washington is a landmark Supreme Court case outlining the scope of a state court’s reach in personal jurisdiction.

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