Kent County Sexual Assault & Abuse Defense Attorney
Defending Your Rights in Newport & East Greenwich
If you are facing charges of sexual assault or abuse, you need to contact a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. Without an experienced defense attorney, you could lose your freedom and face severe consequences. At Biafore Law, our skilled attorney has successfully represented hundreds of clients in East Greenwich and Newport, Rhode Island. We have a strong track record of success and will work tirelessly to protect your rights and interests.
Are you facing a sexual assault or abuse charge in Rhode Island? Call Biafore Law today at (401) 244-7433 or contact us online to schedule a meeting with our sexual assault & abuse defense lawyer in Kent County!
What Is Sexual Assault & Abuse?
Sexual assault and abuse are extremely serious charges that carry harsh penalties. You could face jail time, probation, fines, restitution, and other penalties depending on your charges. You could also face a permanent criminal record, making it difficult to find employment, housing, and other opportunities. It is important to hire an attorney experienced in defending these types of charges. At Biafore Law, we are a team of attorneys who have worked together for years. We work together to develop effective strategies that will help you get the best possible results in your case.
What Are the Different Types of Sexual Assault & Abuse Charges in RI?
Sexual assault and abuse charges in Rhode Island can range from misdemeanors to felonies. The severity of the charges will depend on the crime's nature, the victim's age, and any prior offenses. The following are examples of charges that you could face:
- Statutory rape
- Child molestation
- Internet sex crimes
- Sex with a dependent adult
What Are the Penalties for Sexual Assault & Abuse in RI?
Sexual assault and abuse can result in the following penalties:
- Misdemeanor: up to 1 year in jail and/or $1,000 in fines
- Felony: up to 20 years in prison and/or $10,000 in fines
Contact Our Kent County Sexual Assault & Abuse Defense Lawyer
If you or someone you know has been charged with sexual assault or abuse, it's important to understand the gravity of these charges and the potential consequences that come with them. Seeking legal help from an experienced lawyer is crucial in navigating the legal system and ensuring your rights are protected. With the help of a Biafore Law, you can ensure that your case is handled correctly and that you are given a fair chance to defend yourself.
Contact Biafore Law today to schedule a FREE consultation with our sexual assault & abuse defense attorney in Kent County!
Call us today at 401-244-7433 or fill out our form to schedule a consultation.