Have you been investigated, arrested, or charged with any of the hundreds of different misdemeanor crimes in California? There are misdemeanors in the Penal Code, Health and Safety Code, Vehicle Code, Business and Professions Code, and many others.
In California, a misdemeanor is defined as a crime for which the maximum punishment may be up to one year in county jail, as well as fines and/or programs (i.e. Drug Awareness Class, Drinking Driver Programs, Anger Management, etc).
Some of the most common misdemeanors are:
- Assault and Battery
- Child Abuse
- Domestic Violence
- Driving on Suspended License
- Drunk Driving
- DUI with Prior(s)
- Hit and Run
- Driving Under the Influence of Marijuana
- Marijuana Possession
- Petty Theft
- Street Racing
- Weapons Violations
If you are being investigated for, have been arrested or have been charged with, a misdemeanor crime, it is important to have the best qualified attorney representing you as soon as possible. There is absolutely no time to waste. Calling an attorney who knows the laws will be the most important call you will make. The right attorney representing you will help make this hard time in your life easier on you and your loved ones, leaving all the legalities to someone who is familiar with the laws and qualified to do this for you.
At the Law Offices of Joseph P. Smith, we understand what you are going through. We also understand what your friends and loved ones are feeling. We treat every client on an individual basis with compassion and knowledge, going to work for you immediately to ensure the least penalty. You have no time to spare and you must make intelligent decisions. We are here to serve you and the people who matter in your life 24 hours a day.
We can be of assistance to you in all areas of criminal defense.
Mr. Smith is well qualified to handle every misdemeanor offense that can be charged by a Prosecutor’s Office in California. Call now for a FREE, no obligation consultation.