While most personal injury cases have to do with negligence and accidents, some actions are intentional. Assault and battery are intentional acts that can make up a lawsuit in civil court. To help bring such a suit, it is wise to consult with an experienced attorney.
Generally the victim of an assault and battery will sue the individual offender in order to receive compensation for any damages that have occurred as a result of the incident.
One of the biggest questions is what rises to the level of “assault” and “battery?”