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Are You Facing Assault Charges?

Our Firm Can Defend You.

Our Raleigh assault defense lawyer provides a powerful voice for individuals who have been accused of committing assault offenses. We’ve been recognized for our ability to take on even the most complex cases.

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Raleigh Assault Defense Attorney

Customized & Strategic Defense: (919) 336-1895

Have you been charged with assault in Raleigh or the surrounding areas? Turn to Floyd Law Offices PLLC for hard-hitting, proven defense. Our Raleigh assault defense lawyer is committed to providing world-class defense to clients facing criminal charges. We will utilize the full extent of the law in order to ensure you secure the most favorable case outcome. Put our in-depth knowledge of the criminal justice system to work for you. We will not quit until we have explored each possible avenue of defense. Our lawyer will exhaust each of our resources in order to build the most formidable defense strategy possible. Regardless of the specific circumstances pertaining to your case, you can count on our team for individualized support, effective legal counsel and tenacious advocacy.

  • Meet Chris Floyd

    Criminal Defense Attorney

    Chris Floyd is a seasoned criminal lawyer with years of trial and litigation experience. He has represented people from all walks of life, and has defended thousands of criminal cases. He has tried and won not guilty verdicts in cases that have ranged from misdemeanors to first-degree murder.

    Chris’ experience is unique in the sense that he is not a former prosecutor. In fact, he has never prosecuted a criminal case. Instead, he is a career criminal defense lawyer who has sat behind the defense table, and fought for the accused in every case he has handled.

    Chris is a member of the North Carolina State Bar and is admitted to practice before all North Carolina State Courts and several federal courts, including the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States.

Standing Up for The Criminally-Accused

Case Wins & Victories

  • State of North Carolina v. A.L - DWI

    Not Guilty

    Charge: Driving While Impaired (DWI) Client was pulled over for speeding and charged with Driving While Impaired after failing standardized field sobriety tests and blowing over the legal limit on both a preliminary breath test and on the Intox EC/IR II breathalyzer machine. This client had a previous DWI conviction within seven years and was facing mandatory jail time.

  • State of North Carolina v. K.H. - DWI


    Charges: Driving While Impaired and Speeding. Client was charged with DWI and speeding after she was pulled over for speeding and subsequently failed all standardized field sobriety test and blew well over the legal limit. After she was arrested, she allegedly refused to submit to a chemical analysis. If she was found to have willfully refused the chemical analysis, her license would be take from her for one year even if she was acquitted of DWI. Defendant requested a hearing on the refusal with the DMV, which was held, and demanded a trial on her case. At trial, the defense objected to the State’s motion to continue, which was denied by the court.

  • State of North Carolina v. A.M. - Criminal Defense

    Not Guilty

    Charges: Violation of a Domestic Violence Protective Order Client was charged with violating a domestic violence protective order and for being in contempt of court. After a hearing, the Judge found the accusing witness to not be credible.

  • State of North Carolina v. L.C. - DWI


    Charges: DWI and Reckless Driving to Endanger Client was charged with Driving while impaired and reckless driving after she was alleged to have caused an accident that resulted in the hospitalization of multiple people. Due to the facts of the case, a conviction would have resulted in mandatory active jail sentence.

  • State of North Carolina v. B.W. - DWI


    Charge: Driving While Impaired (DWI) Client accused of Driving While Impaired after he was stopped for speeding and allegedly exhibiting poor driving. Client was alleged to have failed standardized field sobriety tests and blew over the legal limit on a preliminary breath test and on the Intox EC/IR II breathalyzer machine after his arrest.

  • State of North Carolina v. L.L. - DWI

    Voluntarily Dismissed

    Charge: Driving While Impaired (DWI) Client accused of Driving While Impaired after he drove through a checkpoint, failed all standardized field sobriety tests, and blew over the legal limit on the Intox EC/IR II breathalyzer machine.

The Attorney to Call When Your Freedom is on the Line

What Our Clients Are Saying

  • “Chris Floyd told me that he "would fight for me." He successfully got a larceny charge dismissed. HIRE Chris Floyd because the other attorneys want to make a quick buck but Chris Floyd will work hard and fight for you!”

  • “Handled my DUI case with the most uttermost professionalism. Highly recommended. Young, smart and aggressive lawyer. Was easily accessible and defends you to the end.”


  • “Chris is an amazing attorney. Not only is he available day and night but he is also very professional and detailed oriented. Young and eager but also smart and responsible. Drug possession AND DUI both dismissed with no penalty. Couldn't be happier. ”


  • “He is amazing and without going into detail , my charges were serious and he was able to have them dismissed and he is helping me get them expunged.”


Results - Driven. Client - Focused.

The Powerful Defense Attorney You Deserve in Your Corner

  • Solid Track Record of Success

  • Flexible Payment Plans

  • Confident in the Courtroom

  • Free Case Evaluations

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Common Penalties

Assault charges can be very serious. In most cases, first- and second-degree charges require mandatory prison sentences. Due to the serious nature of your offense, we encourage you to take immediate action in order to protect yourself from the possibility of incarceration. We’ve successfully defended countless clients against all types of misdemeanor and felony assault charges. Our legal team is fully equipped to combat your charges next.

  • Exorbitant Fines
  • Criminal Record
  • Probation
  • House Arrest
  • Community Service
  • Criminal Education Programs

Frequently Asked Questions

Get Answers Regarding Your Case

  • Questions

  • I Have Been Arrested For Assault. What Should I Do?


    Do not sit back and wait for your charges to blow over. Be proactive. Secure the immediate representation of our assault defense lawyer. Do not speak with any law enforcement officers without an attorney present. Anything you do or say may be used against you as elicit, incriminating evidence in a court of law.

  • If Convicted, Will I Face Severe Penalties?


    Whether we need to make a motion to suppress evidence or challenge witness testimonies, we will go the extra mile in order to combat your charges. If convicted, we will fight to have your charges reduced.

  • Do I Need To Hire An Attorney?


    With a skilled attorney on your side, you will increase your chances of securing a favorable case outcome. Do not take chances with your future by choosing the self-representation route. Ensure your rights are represented by an experienced and trusted criminal defense attorney from Floyd Law Offices PLLC.

  • Possible Case Outcomes

    Charges Reduced

    There may be a chance that you can get your charges reduced to a misdemeanor, depending upon circumstances with what exactly happened.

  • Possible Case Outcomes

    Suppressed Evidence

    In some instances, it can be proven that some type of violation occurred during the process of investigation, which could lead to evidence being thrown out of court.

  • Possible Case Outcomes

    Charges Dismissed

    We work tirelessly to secure the best possible outcome, including getting your criminal charges completely dismissed, acquitted, or dropped.

Increase Your Chances of a Better Outcome

We Know the Law. We Can Protect Your Rights.

  • Am I
    going to jail?

  • How serious
    is this?

  • I can't afford
    to pay the fines

  • Is this going on my
    criminal record?

  • Can you help?

  • I regret all of it

Let us help you cut through the noise. Our firm can help reduce your stress during this difficult time. Speak with our attorneys and get legal advice today.

When Your Future Is At Stake

Put Your Case In The Hands Of A Competent & Capable Criminal Defense Lawyer

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