Assault with Intent to Commit Murder
Michigan Assault Attorneys Fighting on Your Behalf
Assault with the intent to commit murder, also known as attempted murder, is a felony and is punishable by up to life in prison. Assault with intent to commit murder requires the prosecutor to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that you intended to kill another person.
Some of the defenses to assault with the intent to commit murder is self-defense, defense of others, insanity, etc. The charge of assault with the intent to commit murder may be reduced to assault with the intent to cause GBH less than murder if the facts can support such a lesser charge. If you have been charged with this crime, it is imperative that you retain strong representation right away to protect your rights and best interests.
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Backed by over 20 years of experience, the attorneys at The Law Offices of Barton Morris have a comprehensive understanding of criminal law. Our Michigan assault lawyers have a long track record of success in this complex practice area and can help you with all your legal needs. In fact, Barton Morris is the only lawyer in Michigan certified by the American Chemical Society as a “Forensic Lawyer-Scientist.” This designation means he has in-depth knowledge of how to attack the prosecution’s forensic evidence against you. We can proficiently guide you throughout every stage of the legal process while helping you make sound decisions about your future.
To prove that you are guilty of assault with the intent to commit murder, the prosecution needs to show:
- You tried to physically harm another individual
- When you tried to harm the individual, you either had the ability to injure them or at least believed you did
- You had the intention of killing the individual
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