Committed to Protecting Your Rights in Assault Cases
Assault charges can stem from seemingly minor incidents and have long-term repercussions. At Olsen & Oliver, PLLC, in Paducah, we are committed to defending our clients' rights and minimizing the impact that assault charges or any other criminal charges have on their life.
Criminal defense attorney Kevin M. Olsen is dedicated to providing representation that is tailored to meet each client's needs. Kevin is a former prosecutor for the Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney in McCracken County. That experience provides him valuable insights that he now uses to defend individuals who face criminal charges.
Levels of Assault Crimes
We represent clients who face all levels of felony and misdemeanor assault charges. Below are these types of charges and the amount of jail or prison time you face if convicted in Kentucky on such a charge:
- First-degree assault: Class B felony; may receive a sentence between 10 and 20 years in prison
- Second-degree assault: Class C felony; may receive a sentence between five and 10 years in prison
- Third-degree assault: Class D felony; may receive a sentence between one and five years in prison
- Fourth-degree assault: Class A misdemeanor; may receive a sentence of up to 12 months in jail
We confidently defend individuals facing domestic violence charges. We will address all issues pertaining to the case, including providing defense for any restraining orders or orders of protection that someone may seek against you.
Do Not Take Chances with Your Future
We invite you to meet with our experienced criminal defense lawyer, who will review the facts of your case and provide a candid assessment. Call (270) 575-3500 or use our online contact form to schedule a meeting.