Assault and Battery Overview

Virginia Beach Assault Attorney

Serving Virginia Beach, Newport News, Hampton, Chesapeake, Suffolk, Portsmouth & Norfolk

Make no mistake, if you are charged with an assault and battery crime the tough prosecutors in Virginia Beach, Hampton Roads, Chesapeake, Norfolk and the surrounding cities want to convict you, even before they have heard your side of the story. You will need a criminal defense.

It is critical that you retain an aggressive and dedicated Virginia Beach criminal defense attorney who will help you fight the charges and give you an opportunity to tell your side of the story and help you avoid the serious consequences on a conviction.

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Assault charges can range from simple assault, a misdemeanor, to aggravated assault, a felony offense. Aggravated assault usually involves the use of a weapon. As an experienced assault attorney and 15-year veteran of the Virginia Beach Police Force with over a decade of experience, Jerrell R. Johnson of JRLaw, PLC is a dedicated Virginia Beach criminal defense lawyer who will work to negotiate to have your assault or battery charges dismissed through an agreement reached between the parties involved.

Jerrell and his team at JRLaw, PLC will thoroughly investigate the incident that resulted in your charges, making sure that all the facts and circumstances are revealed.

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Just because you are charged with assault and battery doesn’t mean you have to be convicted. A criminal record can impact your life in many ways, including future job opportunities. Make sure you are represented by an assault attorney who will be zealous protecting your rights. You have options. Contact a Virginia Beach criminal defense attorney today to learn about yours.

Call JRLaw, PLC​ at (757) 447-0080.

Proven Track Record

Dedicated to Obtaining the Best Possible Outcome
  • Traffic Violations Hampton District: Misdemeanor Reckless Driving
  • Felony Virginia Beach Juvenile: Domestic Assault
  • Felony Virginia Beach Juvenile: Domestic Assault & CPS case for Child Abuse
  • Felony Newport News District: Threaten to Harm and Curse and Abuse
  • Traffic Violations Northampton County: Misdemeanor Reckless Driving
  • Traffic Violations Sussex County: Reckless Driving
  • Norfolk District: Disorderly Conduct Dismissed
  • Misdemeanor Virginia Beach District: ASAP Show Cause
  • Misdemeanor Virginia Beach District: Class 1 Misdemeanor Animal Cruelty
  • Felony Virginia Beach District: Drunk in Public

We Care About Our Clients

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  • Professional and Compassionate

    “I cannot thank Mr. Johnson enough for the support and care he put into defending my daughter. His representation kept an unfortunate incident from defining her future. He was able to put us at ease ...”

    - Client
  • Just What I Needed!!!

    “Mr. Johnson really came through for me in a time of crisis!! Not only was he meticulous with the details of my case, he was quick to offer his full support in helping me to gather exactly what I ...”

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    “HIRE MR. JOHNSON. You will be grateful that you did should you find yourself in a position that requires a defense attorney. I was 100% satisfied with my experience with him. From first contact, he ...”

    - Misty
  • Will definitely use him again

    “We needed a simple expungement for a non-prosecuted charge and Mr. Johnson did it quickly (as much as possible) and at a reasonable price. Will definitely use him again if needed.”

    - William
  • Excellent Attorney

    “I almost lost hope when I was falsely accused of shoplifting at a JC Penney store in Virginia Beach. After spending time, money and stress with a previous attorney who told me to plead guilty to a ...”

    - Client