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10. Is Domestic Violence Assault a felony or a misdemeanor?

A Domestic Violence Assault can be charged as a misdemeanor or a felony depending upon the facts and circumstances surrounding the case.  If a deadly weapon or dangerous instrument is used, a criminal defendant will likely be charged with Aggravated Assault, a dangerous felony offense which carries a mandatory prison sentence of 5-15 years.   Similarly, felony charges will likely be filed if serious physical injury or other permanent physical injury is caused to the alleged victim.  If you find yourself charged with felony assault charges or any other felony domestic violence offense, it is crucial to retain experienced legal counsel as your personal liberty and freedom is at stake.

At Verdura Law Group PLLC, our attorneys have experience protecting the rights of the wrongfully accused in federal, state and city court. These courts include but are not limited to: United States Federal District Court of Arizona, Maricopa County Superior Court, Gilbert Municipal Court, Chandler Municipal Court, Mesa Municipal Court, Scottsdale Municipal Court and Phoenix Municipal Court, as well as all courts in the Phoenix Metro west valley.

Ms. Kaitlin S. Verdura Esq., aggressively represents the wrongfully accused in Domestic Violence cases and has achieved countless Domestic Violence dismissals due to her experience defending against both felony and misdemeanor charges within the state of Arizona.

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Kaitlin S. Verdura Esq.

Verdura Law Group PLLC

FAQ - Domestic Violence Charges in Arizona