Texas Misdemeanor Defense Lawyer
Protecting the Rights of the Accused in Texas
Have you been charged with a misdemeanor offense? Whether your charge is
a misdemeanor or a felony, your best interests definitly lie in hiring
a trusted Texas trial lawyer to stand up for your rights. The
criminal defense attorneys here at The Law Offices of Alex R. Hernandez, Jr. PLLC have
been successfully defending residents all throughout Texas since 2001.
Hiring the right criminal defense lawyer could mean the difference between
freedom and incarceration. Whether you have formal charges against you,
you are being investigated or you have simply been accused of a misdemeanor
crime, your future is in jeopardy. Get a trusted trial lawyer involved
in your case as soon as possible.
Discuss your case with a defense attorney. Call (888) 907-8994 for a
free initial consultation!
Three Types of Misdemeanors
According to Texas criminal law there are three different levels of misdemeanor
offenses that you can be charged with: Class A, Class B and Class C. The
penalties for your offense can vary depending on the level of misdemeanor
that you have been charged with. For example:
Class A misdemeanors- These crimes can lead to a one year jail sentence as well as a fine up
Class B misdemeanors- These crimes may carry a jail sentence up to 180 days as well as a fine
up to $2,000.
Class C misdemeanors- These crimes are punishable for a fine up to $500.
Common Misdemeanor Crimes in Texas
Here at The Law Offices of Alex R. Hernandez, Jr. PLLC we have successfully
defended against a wide range of misdemeanor offenses on the state level.
Some typical misdemeanor cases that we handle include:
- Simple Assault
- Petty Theft
- Marijuana Possession (4 ounces or less)
- Public Intoxication
- Indecent Exposure
- Illegally carrying a weapon
- Domestic Violence
Do not be misunderstood; a misdemeanor offense is not to be taken lightly.
Whether you are convicted of a misdemeanor crime as a juvenile or an adult,
that conviction will remain on your record for all future employers to
see. Whenever someone runs a background check on you, that conviction
will show up, making your life that much more difficult. So take quick
legal action and hire an experienced defense lawyer to help clear your
name and pursue a case dismissal.
Call to schedule a free consultation now!
Our trusted Texas criminal defense attorneys have a track record of success
and they are driven to produce results. We are well versed in criminal
law and police procedure here in Texas and we know how to build a solid
defense for trial.
Contact us today for your free case evaluation. Get the defense you need and deserve!