Phoenix Assault & Battery Attorney

Phoenix Assault & Battery Attorney | Guy Brown PLLCCharged with assault? With decades of experience as an Arizona criminal defense lawyer behind him, Guy Brown helps his clients while persuading prosecutors to reduce the charges and give his clients a positive outcome without jail time. This second chance, coupled with Guy’s encouragement, helps motivate his clients to change their lifestyle into something good and rewarding.

More than any other regular Phoenix assault attorney, Guy wants to see his clients persevere and overcome the challenges in front of them. Day and night he works tirelessly to ensure that not only are his clients treated with dignity during the litigation process, but also that after they serve their fair sentence they are given opportunities to turn their lives around.

With a talent for negotiation and a compassionate understanding of his clients’ obstacles, Guy is considered the one of the best Phoenix assault attorneys among his peers and outside experts. He genuinely cares about the outcome of his proceedings, and while other attorneys might forget about their clients at the end of the day, Guy maintains a personal relationship with his so they know that they have someone to lean on when times get tough.

The penalties for assault related crimes are as follows:

Assault is a Class 1-3 misdemeanor
Class 1 misdemeanor sentencing is up to 6 months in jail
Class 2 misdemeanor sentencing is up to 4 months in jail
Class 3 misdemeanor sentencing is up to 30 days in jail

Aggravated Assault is a Class 2-3 felony
Class 3 felony:
Sentencing ranges from 2 to 8.7.5 years or 5 to 15 years if dangerous
1 prior ranges from years 3.3 to 16.25 years or 10 to 20 if dangerous
2 or more priors range from 7.5 to 25 years or 15 to 25 years if dangerous
Class 2 felony:
Sentencing ranges from 3 to 12.5 years or 7 to 21 years if dangerous
1 prior ranges from 4.5 to 23.1 years or 14 to 28 years if dangerous
2 or more priors range from 10.5 to 35 years or 21 to 35 years if dangerous

Assault; vicious animals; Ranges from Class 1 misdemeanor to Class 3 felony
Class 1 Misdemeanor Sentencing is up to 6 months in jail
Class 3 felony
Sentencing ranges from 2 to 8.75 years or 5 to 15 years dangerous
1 prior ranges from 3.3 to 16.25 or 10 to 20 years if dangerous
2 or more priors range from 7.5 to 25 years or 15 to 25 years if dangerous

Drive by shooting is a Class 2 felony
Sentencing ranges from 3 to 12.5 years or 7 to 21 years dangerous
1 prior ranges from 4.5 to 23.1 or 14 to 28 years if dangerous
2 or more priors range from 10.5 to 35 years 21 to 35 or if dangerous

Discharging a firearm or weapon at a structure is a Class 2 felony
Sentencing ranges from 3 to 12.5 years or 7 to 21 years dangerous
1 prior ranges from 35 to 23.1 or 14 to 28 years if dangerous
2 or more priors range from 10.5 to 35 years 21 to 35 or if dangerous