Riverside Sexual Assault Attorney
Facing charges? Our firm can help!
If you have seen accused of a sexual assault crime, waste no time in getting
experienced legal representation. Sexual assault is defined as the touching
of another person's body for sexual gratification, arousal, or abuse.
This crime can be charged as either a misdemeanor or a felony depending
on what transpired according to the alleged victim. With a lifetime of
consequences, you need to build a solid defense as early as possible.
Sexual assault can leave the accused facing up to four years in prison
and $10,000 in fines. If convicted, you will face a lifetime sentence
on the California sex offender registry, affecting your employment opportunities
and housing availability. When you are facing these penalties for a
sex crime, The Law Office of David E. Grande is here to aggressively fight for your
rights. Reach out to a Riverside sexual assault defense lawyer from the
firm today for the counsel you need.
Legal Defenses to Sexual Assault
Sexual assault can be claimed even if there is no sexual intercourse or
if the alleged victim is already in a sexual relationship with the accused.
The complicated nature makes convicting these kinds of crimes extremely
difficult for the prosecution.
Some common defenses to sexual assault claims are:
- Consent or reasonable belief of consent
- Insufficient evidence
- False allegations
Even if you have been accused of sexual assault, you are entitled to rights
under the law. Working with an attorney can help you consider the defenses
that apply to your case.
Schedule a Free Consultation
With hundreds of successful criminal cases under the firm's belt, The
Law Office of David E. Grande can face your sexual assault charges with you.
If you or a loved one are up against sexual assault charges in Riverside
call to schedule a free consultation.