If you are facing assault charges in Connecticut, even if you are not guilty, you will be required to go to court to defend yourself.
Start out with this section by checking out our page on what to expect if you’ve been charged with assault. This will take you through the court process and answer many of your basic questions about the assault charge.
If you have been charged with assault in Connecticut, your first defense will likely be self defense. Be sure to make sure you hire a criminal defense lawyer who knows how to defend you in a use of force scenario because the court process for these cases can be complicated when a victim is involved, especially at sentencing.