Understanding Sexual Battery in Ohio

what is sexual battery in ohio

Are you facing sexual battery charges in Dayton, Ohio?

If so, it is important that you seek the representation of a criminal defense attorney at once.

The penalties for sexual battery in the state of Ohio are extremely harsh. 

Sexual battery is a felony in the third degree in cases where the alleged victim is 13 years of age or older, with penalties of up to 11 years in prison.

If the alleged victim is younger than 13, this crime becomes a second-degree felony, which means that you could face life in prison if it is alleged that rape took place.

Charged with sexual battery in Ohio? Fight back with the help of our firm.

The dedicated legal team at Gounaris Abboud, LPA is committed to defending those accused of a wide range of sex offenses, including sexual battery.

We are listed as Ohio Super Lawyers® and we have a 10/10 Superb Rating from Avvo. We have extensive experience protecting the rights of those who face charges of sexual battery.

We will offer you compassionate support and dedicate ourselves to fighting for your freedom. Call today for the help that you will need.

Contact an Aggressive & Compassionate Ohio Sexual Battery Lawyer

We have a proven track record of success.

When you seek the counsel of our firm, you know that you will receive the representation that you need to successfully defend against sexual battery charges.

We understand that facing charges of sexual battery is very frightening, especially due to the fact that if you are convicted, the consequences will last a lifetime.

Not only will you serve time in state prison, but you will also be forced to register as a sex offender once released, and your name, photo, and address will be accessible to any and all.

The first step is to have our Dayton criminal defense attorneys analyze the case against you to find the holes and weaknesses that could be exploited for your defense.

Wondering what qualifies us to represent you?

Speak with our team at once so that you know you have come to the right place for defense counsel.

We offer an online case evaluation, which will help us assess your case and discuss it with you.

Contact our firm today to get the powerful legal representation that you need when facing charges of sexual battery. There is no time to waste when your future is on the line!

What is “sexual battery” in the state of Ohio?

Sexual battery includes unwanted sexual conduct or touching. Sexual battery in cases where the alleged victim is 13 years of age or older, with penalties of up to 11 years in prison.

What should I do if I have been charged with a sexual battery crime?

It is important to find experienced legal representation. We offer an online case evaluation, which will help us assess your case and discuss it with you.