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 definitely lie in hiring a trusted Texas trial lawyer to stand up for your rights. The criminal defense attorneys here at Alex R. Hernandez, Jr. PLLC have been successfully defending residents all throughout Texas since 2001.

Hiring the right Texas 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 to $4,000.
  • 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 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
  • DWI
  • 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!

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