Battery

Compelling Battery Lawyer Daytona Beach, FL

The offense of battery occurs when a person:

  1. Actually and intentionally touches or strikes another person against the will of the other; or
  2. Intentionally causes bodily harm to another person.

Battery can be enhanced to a felony if someone has a prior conviction for a battery related offense, making the battery a felony, punishable up to 5 years in state prison.

Felony battery is when someone causes great bodily harm, permanent disability or permanent disfigurement during the course of the touching.

Aggravated battery is committed when someone knowingly causes great bodily harm, permanent disability or permanent disfigurement during the course of the touching or uses a deadly weapon.

Mr. Miller was selected as the first prosecutor in the exclusive domestic violence unit of the Seventh Judicial Circuit, Office of the State Attorney.  During his tenure, Mr. Miller handled thousands of assault, battery, domestic violence and injunction cases.  Mr. Miller has the experience to defend you if you are charged with any of these offenses.