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Assault Injuries

Los Angeles Assault Attorneys 

Seeking Justice for Assault Victims in California

Experiencing an act of violence can have serious effects on your physical, emotional, and financial well-being. From police brutality to parties that go too far, assault is a serious crime that affects individuals from all walks of life. If you’re a victim of assault in Los Angeles, securing experienced representation from an LA assault attorney is essential to safeguard your rights and recover the compensation you deserve for medical bills, lost wages, and more. 

At Carpenter & Zuckerman, our highly skilled lawyers are dedicated to pursuing justice and maximum compensation for assault victims. As seasoned trial attorneys, we never shy away from tough litigation. From negotiating effectively with other involved parties to fortifying your claim with sufficient evidence, our advocates go above and beyond to obtain fair settlements for our clients when they need it most, freeing them to focus on their well-being during this challenging time. 

If you were assaulted in LA, our lawyers can seek justice and compensation on your behalf. Call (888) 484-2033 to schedule a free consultation.     

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We passionately pursue justice for injured people and are available 24/7. Contact CZ Law today to find out how we can assist you.

Dedicated Advocates, Always in your Corner A Team You Can Trust

Carpenter & Zuckerman is a leading personal injury law firm founded on the principle that justice for injured people takes precedence over corporate profits. CZ Law has the resources and legal expertise to fight powerful insurance carriers and corporations that do everything they can to limit their liability.

What Constitutes Assault in California?

It’s important to understand that assault and battery aren’t synonymous crimes under state law. Assault is defined as “an attempt to use force or violence on someone else” (PC §240). On the other hand, battery is defined as “the actual use of force or violence on someone else” (PC §242). 

Is Physical Contact Necessary to Constitute Assault?

No. In addition to physical contact, threats or attempted acts of violence also constitute assault. For example, if someone threatened to hit you but never actually did, this still constitutes assault. However, keep in mind that there must be evidence of harm or injury resulting from the assault to successfully recover damages in a civil claim. 

Our Los Angeles assault lawyers at Carpenter & Zuckerman can help you meet the standard of proof in your case by establishing liability by a preponderance of the evidence—in other words, that the defendant is “more likely than not” legally responsible for your injuries.

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A Few Of Our Big Wins

  • $131M Car Accident
  • $74.53M Birth Injury
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  • $17M Brain Injury
  • $16.4M Medical Malpractice
  • $14.6M Commercial Vehicle

Over $2 Billion Recovered in LA & Beyond 

Since 1995, our firm has been committed to pursuing justice for the wrongfully injured. With thousands of cases handled and billions of dollars recovered for clients throughout California, Carpenter & Zuckerman is well-equipped to represent your best interests in and out of the courtroom. Our attorneys offer free consultations and services on a contingency fee basis, meaning you won’t pay a penny until we recover a settlement. 

Don’t stay silent after an act of violence. Our firm is available 24/7 to protect your rights. Contact us online to discuss your case with our Los Angeles assault attorneys. 

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    “I am very happy with the way they handled my case.”
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    “Edward was extremely helpful in making me feel confident in their ability.”

    It was a pleasure working with C&Z. Edward was extremely helpful in making me feel confident in their ability. Would highly recommend.

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    Vlad had my case that was going on for 2 years, resolved in less that 2 months! They are always on top & update you every step of the way
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    Very professional. Had an amazing experience after our vehicle accident. Referral so many people because of the good experience. You're in good hands! I wouldn't go anywhere else.

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