Assault & Battery

Assault and battery are serious offenses that can have profound physical, emotional, and financial impacts on victims. At West and West LLP, we are committed to helping victims of assault and battery seek justice and obtain the compensation they deserve. Our experienced attorneys provide strong, compassionate representation to ensure that your rights are protected.

Why Choose West and West LLP for Your Assault and Battery Case?

  • Experienced Litigators: Our attorneys have extensive experience handling assault and battery cases, achieving favorable outcomes for our clients.
  • Comprehensive Legal Support: We provide full-service legal assistance, including investigation, negotiation, and litigation, tailored to your unique circumstances.
  • Victim-Centered Approach: We prioritize your well-being, offering personalized attention and clear communication throughout the legal process.

Understanding Assault and Battery

  • Assault: Assault is the act of intentionally causing another person to fear imminent bodily harm. This can include threats, gestures, or actions that create a reasonable apprehension of harm.
  • Battery: Battery involves the actual physical contact or use of force against another person without their consent. This can include hitting, striking, or any unwanted physical contact.

Types of Compensation Available

  1. Victims of assault and battery may be entitled to various forms of compensation, including:

    • Medical Expenses: Coverage for current and future medical bills related to injuries sustained in the assault.
    • Lost Wages: Compensation for lost income due to the inability to work as a result of the injuries.
    • Pain and Suffering: Damages for physical pain, emotional distress, and psychological trauma caused by the assault.
    • Punitive Damages: In some cases, additional damages may be awarded to punish the offender and deter similar conduct in the future.
    • Rehabilitation Costs: Financial support for therapy, counseling, and other rehabilitation services.

Our Process

  • Free Consultation: We offer a no-obligation consultation to evaluate your case and discuss your legal options.
  • Thorough Investigation: Our team conducts a detailed investigation to gather evidence, including police reports, medical records, witness statements, and any available video footage.
  • Aggressive Representation: We negotiate with insurance companies and other parties on your behalf to secure a fair settlement. If necessary, we are prepared to take your case to court to achieve the best possible outcome.
  • Ongoing Support: We provide continuous support and guidance throughout the legal process, ensuring you understand each step and feel confident in your case.

Your Rights as a Victim

As a victim of assault and battery, you have the right to seek justice and compensation for your injuries. Our attorneys will:

  • Advocate for Your Rights: We will stand by your side, ensuring your voice is heard and your rights are protected throughout the legal proceedings.
  • Pursue Maximum Compensation: We will strive to secure the maximum compensation possible for your injuries and suffering.
  • Provide Emotional Support: We understand the emotional toll of assault and battery cases and are here to offer compassionate support and resources to help you through this difficult time.

Contact Us

If you or a loved one has been a victim of assault and battery, it is crucial to act quickly to protect your rights. Contact West and West LLP today to schedule your free consultation and learn how we can help you seek justice and secure the compensation you deserve. Reach us at (713) 222-9378 or, or visit our office at 3818 Fox Meadow Lane Pasadena.