Assault And Battery Attorney In Worcester, MA

If you’ve been charged with assault in Massachusetts you should contact an assault and battery attorney as soon as possible. Attorney John Ellioan is a criminal defense lawyer with a proven track record of successfully defending clients faced with assault and battery charges. John is here to help you understand what the charges mean, your defense options and what the best possible outcome could be for your case.

Why You Should Choose A Local Criminal Defense Attorney For Your Assault And Battery Case

Your assault and battery attorney is there to represent your best interests and defend your rights. Choosing a local lawyer who has a focus in criminal defense has many benefits including knowledge of criminal law and experience needed to obtain a great result for your case. This knowledge including understanding the local rules of the court gives your lawyer a unique understanding of how to best defend your case. Attorney Elloian is based in Worcester, MA and has been defending assault and battery cases in local courts for nearly 10 years. He has a proven track record of successful results for his clients.


Assault And Battery Cases—Choosing The Right Defense

Generally speaking an assault occurs when an action or a threat places someone in imminent fear of bodily injury or death. Battery occurs when there is a physical touching of the victim. Some defenses to these crimes are self-defense, defense of others and defense of property. John Elloian has many years of experience as an assault and battery defense attorney representing clients charged with a variety of assault and battery charges including:


  • Aggravated assault with a deadly weapon
  • Assault
  • Aggravated battery with a deadly weapon
  • Domestic violence
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Battery

If a deadly weapon is involved, there are mandatory guidelines that a court will follow when sentencing you on an assault and battery charge. John has extensive experience helping clients understand the guidelines and how these guidelines will affect their case. He can help you determine the best defense options for your case and guide you through the entire defense process.

Get Help With Your Domestic Violence Case

Domestic violence charges can carry serious penalties that can affect you long into the future. How might a domestic violence conviction impact a future child custody proceeding? If you have been arrested or are being charged with a domestic disturbance, John can help you protect your interests when facing these complicated matters.

Often times, domestic violence charges result because a police officer has failed to use his discretion. As a result, family conflicts can turn into criminal charges. Ultimately, it is the prosecutor or State Attorney who charges the crime. Attorney Elloian will do everything he can within the letter of the law to prevent charges from being filed. If charges do get filed, he will work hard to get them dismissed.

A Top Assault And Battery Defense Lawyer In Worcester MA

John Elloian of Worcester Law Group was nominated as one of the top 100 trial lawyers in Massachusetts in 2015 by the national trial lawyers association. If you’d like to discuss your aggravated assault and battery defense options call John today to schedule your free consultation.