What You Need to Know If Charged with An Assault or Violent Crime

Assault and violent crime charges are incredibly complex that often have high stakes for both the victim and the accused. Any crime that involves a physical attack is typically classified as an assault. Violent crimes can include:

  • Homicide
  • Murder
  • Assault
  • Manslaughter
  • Sexual assault
  • Rape
  • Robbery
  • Negligence
  • Endangerment
  • Kidnapping (abduction)
  • Extortion
  • Harassment

Violent crimes in South Carolina are typically heavily prosecuted and penalties if convicted ranges from years in prison to a life sentence or even the death penalty. In this situation, you want to seek the best possible outcome and having an experienced criminal defense attorney on your side can help you navigate the complex legal process.

How Can We Help You?

What To Do Next

By law, you are entitled to a fair trial and the prosecutor must prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. If you find yourself charged with assault or a violent crime, you deserve an attorney who will leverage the specific details of your case and fight for your rights. Attorney Robert (Robbie) Ferguson has over a decade of legal experience, serving as both a former state prosecutor and deputy public defender, giving him a unique perspective on criminal law and making him a powerful ally in and out of the courtroom. If you have been charged with assault or a violent crime, we encourage you to contact the law offices of Ferguson & Ferguson, LLC today at 843-470-4704. We look forward to discussing your case.

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