An assault allegation can tarnish an individual's reputation in the community. In Texas, simple assault causing minor injury is a class A misdemeanor punishable by up to a year in county jail. It is crucial to get an attorney in the early stages of these kinds of cases in order to obtain the best results. Even if the alleged victim does not want to press charges, the prosecutor's office can still proceed with the case as they see fit. Get an attorney you trust that understands these issues. Call our office for a free consultation.