Assault and Battery Defense

Julian Doby – Defending Against Assault and Battery Charges Southport, Brunswick County, NC

Defending Against Assault and Battery Charges with Julian Doby

Facing assault and battery charges can be alarming, and the consequences can affect every aspect of your life. In Southport, NC, and the surrounding areas, Julian Doby uses his over 26 years of experience to develop defense strategies that address the unique aspects of cases involving personal violence.

Types of Assault and Battery Offenses

In North Carolina, assault and battery are distinct but related charges, often dealt with together in the legal system. These charges can range from minor scuffles resulting in no physical harm to serious incidents causing significant injury. Julian Doby provides defense for a variety of these charges, including:

  • Simple Assault: Minor cases without substantial physical harm.
  • Assault and Battery: Involving physical contact and injury.
  • Aggravated Assault: Cases with serious injuries or involving a deadly weapon.
  • Domestic Violence: Assault or battery against a family member or intimate partner.

    Effective Defense Strategies for Assault and Battery Cases

    • Julian Doby’s approach to defending assault and battery cases includes several focused strategies:

      • Self-Defense: Arguing that the actions were in defense of oneself or others.
      • Defense of Others: Justifying the actions as necessary to protect another person.
      • Accidental Injury: Demonstrating that any injury caused was accidental and not intentional.
      • Consent: In cases such as mutual combat, showing that the other party consented to the confrontation.

      Your Legal Advocate in Challenging Times

      Julian Doby is committed to handling the challenges of assault and battery cases, ensuring that your side of the story is heard and that your rights are protected throughout the legal process.

      Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

    What is the difference between assault and battery?

    Assault generally refers to the threat or attempt to inflict physical harm, while battery refers to the actual physical impact on another person. Julian Doby can help clarify the specific charges you are facing and develop an appropriate defense.

    How does Julian Doby handle cases of aggravated assault?

    Aggravated assault cases, especially those involving weapons, require a rigorous defense. Julian meticulously reviews all evidence, including witness statements and potential self-defense claims, to build a strong case.

    What should I do if I am charged with domestic violence assault?

    It is critical to seek legal representation immediately. Julian Doby provides discreet and effective defense strategies, aiming to address the charges while managing the sensitive nature of domestic situations.


    Southport, NC Office

    (910) 380-0294

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    (336) 221-8900