A wide variety of acts can be classified as assault in New York. The consequences of these incidents can vary greatly depending on the severity of the assault, the use of a weapon and who is injured in the process.
A Zealous Defense From An Experienced Attorney
Harvey Slovis is an elite criminal defense lawyer in New York City who has successfully defended clients in high-profile, high-stakes assault cases involving a wide variety of circumstances. With more than 30 years of experience, he can build a strategic, effective defense for individuals charged with violent crimes involving:
- First-, second- and third-degree assault
- Aggravated assault
- Vehicular assault
- Assault of a judge or police officer
With a reputation as a formidable opponent in the courtroom, Harvey Slovis has the aggressive advocacy style that his clients are looking for in a defense attorney. He breaks down the charges against his clients and crafts personally tailored arguments that anticipate the weaknesses in the prosecution’s case.
After trying hundreds of cases to verdict, Harvey Slovis can help clients protect their rights by presenting evidence of self-defense and mitigating factors in a way that juries understand and appreciate. His dynamic advocacy style and sharp, detailed cross-examinations of witnesses help him secure the best possible resolutions for his clients in assault cases.