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Lee Ciccarelli

Lee Ciccarelli

Lee Ciccarelli is the founder and managing partner of Ciccarelli Law Offices with over two decades experience as a practicing attorney.

Joshua Tebay

Joshua Tebay

Joshua Tebay is an experienced attorney and former prosecutor licensed to practice in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Michael E. Houghton

Michael E. Houghton

Michael E. Houghton brings both passion and enthusiasm to criminal defense through his extensive knowledge and experience.

Timothy Kraeer

Timothy Kraeer

Timothy Kraeer is a highly experienced traffic attorney who handles related criminal and civil matters across the state.

Ann DelCollo

Ann DelCollo

Since 1992, Ann has been advocating for her clients both in and out of tough courtrooms of Philadelphia, which has cultivated her craft.

David Strenfel

David Strenfel

David Strenfel is a highly experienced attorney who focuses on trial advocacy, constitutional law, and criminal defense.

Jonathon Luff

Jonathon Luff

Jonathon Luff has successfully represented countless clients and gain freedom for many wrongfully accused individuals.

Office Locations
Our Locations
Primary Location
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304 North High Street West Chester, PA 19380
Secondary Locations

These locations are available by appointment only

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1515 Market St., #200 Philadelphia, PA 19102
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135 East State St. Kennett Square, PA 19380
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600 West Germantown Pike Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
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1489 Baltimore Pike Ste 221 Springfield, PA 19064
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101 Lindenwood Dr, Ste 225 Malvern, PA 19355
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150 N. Radnor Chester Rd Ste. F200, Radnor, PA 19087
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313 West Liberty St., Ste 341 Lancaster, PA 17603
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Our firm provides excellent services at reasonable fees and accepts a variety of payment methods, including most major credit card providers.

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Sexual Assault

Sexual Assault charges are relentlessly pursued by law enforcement. Because of this zeal and the social stigma that this offense carries, it can be difficult to defend yourself against this allegation. With jail time, fines, and a requirement to register as a sex offender as possible consequences of a conviction, you're likely feeling overwhelmed by the uphill battle ahead of you.

Having an aggressive and experienced lawyer on your side is imperative in fighting these charges. An attorney who is familiar with Pennsylvania's laws and the struggle that you face can take on this situation for you are reduce the stress on your shoulders. Fighting this charge is tiring and time consuming, but an attorney can proactively defend you against the charges that you face.

West Chester Sexual Assault Attorney

The attorneys of Ciccarelli Law Offices have taken on a range of sex crime cases across Pennsylvania, including sexual assault. With our experienced lawyer on your side, you stand a fighting chance of protecting your future. Let us take on this tough situation and put our experience to use on your behalf.

Call us today at (610) 719-3200 to schedule your free consultation appointment. We can analyze the details of your situation and give you an honest assessment of what you're up against. Let us ease your mind by taking on the burden of your defense. We maintain open communication with each client and will keep you informed through every step of the complicated process ahead.


Definitions of Sexual Assault Charges in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania law defines in Pa. Cons. Stat. §3124.1 that a person commits sexual assault when they engage in sexual intercourse with an unwilling person. This charge is a second degree felony and is often followed with other charges. For a first time offender with no other criminal record, they face the possibility of up to 10 years in prison and up to $25,000 in fines.

As outlined in Pa. Cons. Stat. §3122.1, statutory sexual assault is committed when a person participates in sexual intercourse with an unwilling victim who is under the age of 16 and the offender is more than 4 years older. This offense is also a second degree felony and may be penalized by up to 10 years in prison and up to $25,000 in fines.


Definition of Institutional Sexual Assault and its Penalties

Institutional sexual assault occurs when a person engages in sexual intercourse or indecent contact with an unwilling resident, detainee, inmate, or patient when the offender is an employee of:

  • The Department of Corrections
  • A youth development center
  • A State or County juvenile facility
  • A mental health or retardation facility, or
  • Other licensed residential facility serving youth

This type of sexual assault in classified as a third degree felony and carries the potential penalties of up to 7 years in prison and a fine of up to $15,000.

In addition to jail time and fines, any sexual assault conviction also carries a requirement for the offender to register themselves with the Sex Offender Registry. This publically available database enables anyone to view your conviction and can greatly influence where you can live, work, and possibly even where you can go.


Hiring a Sexual Assault Attorney in Chester County

A sexual assault allegation leads to a tough and personal fight. Let Ciccarelli Law Offices take on this challenging situation for you. We can guide you through the confusing criminal justice process ahead and make sure that your defense is as strong as possible. Call us today at (610) 719-3200 to schedule your free consultation with our experienced attorneys.

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