Q: Two teachers held my 7 year old down and cut her hair i have already filed assualt charges I need a lawyer to help me
A: The criminal charges will be handled by the State Attorney's Office and retaining your own attorney is not necessary. However, you may consider retaining a lawyer to act as your advocate in the criminal case. If you are considering a civil law suit you will also need a lawyer. Your questions does not indicate your intentions so my response is fairly general.
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