Sexual Assault

A Proven Ally In Sexual Assault Cases

If you have been charged with a sex crime in the Springfield area, be prepared for a lengthy legal battle. These crimes are considered especially heinous by prosecutors, who waste no time in seeking serious penalties. In some cases and counties, convicted murderers receive less prison time than a convicted sex offender.

You may face mandatory sex offender registration and mandatory jail sentences if you are convicted. These penalties could have a lasting impact on your life and the lives of your loved ones. That’s why it is critical to work with a highly qualified attorney.

At Wampler & Passanise Law Office, we are prepared to discuss your case with you and begin designing an aggressive defense. We have the skills you need to challenge violent crime charges, aggravated assault offenses, rape charges, accusations of child abuse and other sex offense charges.

Nationally-Recognized For Our Legal Ability

Wampler & Passanise Law Office fiercely defend the rights of people charged with sexual crimes. Dee Wampler is a former prosecutor who was one of the youngest prosecuting attorneys ever elected in Greene County, Missouri. Joseph Passanise is a nationally recognized attorney with more than 20 years of legal experience.

Our record of successfully helping our clients beat severe rape and sexual assault charges has earned our firm an excellent reputation in courts around the nation. Our lawyers have also been recognized by U.S. News Best Lawyers and selected for inclusion in Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers Top 100.

Defending You Against Assault And Battery Charges

These offenses can result in imprisonment, significant fines and other civil liabilities. An aggravated assault is a more serious assault and battery charge physical actions that cause serious bodily harm or an assault using a weapon. Such actions may be considered an aggravated assault instead of a simple assault and battery.

Prosecutors use specific tactics to win their case and you must be prepared with the facts. Our lawyers are able to anticipate these tactics and challenge their arguments in court.

Get Skilled Legal Counsel Today

Consult with us for free about your criminal matter. Reach our Springfield office online or over the phone at 417-882-9300 to get connected with a knowledgeable legal professional.