Misdemeanor Defense Lawyer in Fishkill
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After being arrested, there are many different lies law enforcement may tell you in order to get you to make a confession or sign paperwork. They may tell you that misdemeanor crimes are not as serious as felonies or that you will not face serious consequences. While misdemeanor offenses typically carry less heavy penalties, they should still be taken extremely seriously. At Michael A. Fakhoury, ESQ., PC, I have nearly 20 years of experience defending all types of criminal cases, including a wide range of misdemeanors.
Reach out to my office at (845) 795-3326 to learn how I can help with your case.
Types of Misdemeanor Crimes I Defend
Regardless of the exact crime you have been accused of or the circumstances of the arrest, my priority is to provide you with aggressive defense and advocacy. I want to ensure that you understand the nature of the charges against you, as well as your legal options. As a compassionate Fishkill criminal defense attorney, I go the extra mile to investigate and defend your case.
My firm can defend you against a selection of misdemeanor offenses, including:
- Public intoxication
- Minor possession
- Petty theft
- Simple battery
- Reckless driving
Have You Been Charged with a Misdemeanor?
Criminal offenses are either charged as a felony or a misdemeanor, depending on the severity of the offense, how much damage was allegedly done, and if anyone was hurt. In addition to criminal penalties, misdemeanor convictions go on your permanent record and can lead to both criminal and civil penalties. If you have been charged with a misdemeanor, it is time to seek representation from a skilled Fishkill misdemeanor defense lawyer.
If you need help fighting a misdemeanor charge, call my firm now at (845) 795-3326 for a free consult.