Richmond, Virginia Misdemeanor Criminal Defense Lawyer
DON’T TAKE A CHANCE WITH YOUR CRIMINAL RECORD
Many people think of criminal offenses defined as misdemeanors in Virginia as something with minor ramifications. They are gravely mistaken.
Although misdemeanors will usually result in lesser penalties than a felony, misdemeanors are criminal offenses in Virginia. Thus if you are convicted of a misdemeanor in Virginia you will have a criminal record. You may also be jailed for up to one year, face the potential of losing your job, losing your driver’s license among other penalties.
A lot of people in the United States don’t realize that certain misdemeanors may be treated as an aggravated felony by the Bureau of Citizenship & Immigration Services (formerly known as the INS). Thus a conviction for a misdemeanor in Virginia may also result in deportation proceedings.
Don’t take a chance with your criminal record. Do your best to keep it clean.
If you have been charged with a crime that is a misdemeanor in Richmond, Virginia and you don’t want to risk the possibility of going to jail or possibly losing your job, hire a SRIS Law Group, P.C. Richmond, Virginia criminal defense attorney. We can help. We will meet with you and discuss your options honestly. We will tell you if we think you really need to hire an attorney or not.
You can make an appointment to talk with a Richmond, Virginia misdemeanor defense lawyer by calling us at 888-437-7747 or contact us on our on line form.
Some of the different types of misdemeanor crimes in Virginia are simple assault, prostitution, trespass, first offense DUI, shoplifting or minor larceny, simple possession of marijuana, telephone threats, etc.
Our Richmond, Virginia misdemeanor defense attorneys and staff who defend misdemeanors in Virginia speak the following languages in addition to English: Spanish, French, Arabic, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Cantonese, Mandarin & Malaysian.
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Our Richmond, Virginia criminal defense attorneys defend criminal cases in the following jurisdictions:
Caroline, Hanover, Herico, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie, Prince George, Sussex, Greensville, New Kent, King William, Charles City, James City, Surry, York & Emporia.