Criminal Defense

Misdemeanors are separated into three classes: Class A, Class B, and Class C.

The maximum sentence for a Class A misdemeanor is 11 months and 29 days and up to a $2,500 fine. Class B misdemeanors have a maximum sentence of 6 months, and Class C misdemeanors have a maximum of 30 days.


Types of Class A misdemeanors:

  • Theft under $1,000
  • Vandalism under $1,000
  • Driving Under the Influence
  • Assault
  • Domestic Assault
  • Simple Possession of a Controlled Substance
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Types of Class B misdemeanors:

  • Driving on Suspended/Revoked License
  • Reckless Endangerment

Types of Class C misdemeanors:

  • Handheld Device to be Carried/ Texting While Driving
  • Speeding
  • Public Intoxication
  • Disorderly Conduct