Misdemeanor Lawyer in White Plains
Aggressive Defense of Misdemeanor Crimes in NYC, Westchester and the surrounding areas
While misdemeanor charges may be considered less severe than felonies, they are still serious crimes in New York. If you have been arrested or charged with any type of misdemeanor crime, you should not wait before contacting a White Plains criminal defense lawyer for aggressive defense against your charges. Our legal team at Portale Randazzo LLP has 40 years of combined experience successfully defending the rights of our clients.
Do not answer questions until your attorney is present. Call us at (914) 292-3557 today.
Classes of Misdemeanors & Possible Consequences
In the state of New York, there are three main classes of misdemeanor offenses. Class "A" Misdemeanors can carry a jail sentence of up to 12 months, fines and fees, community service, driver's license suspension, and up to 3 years of probation. Class "B" Misdemeanors may carry a jail sentence of up to 90 days, fines and fees, community service, and up to 1 year of probation.
Unclassified Misdemeanors can carry a jail sentence of up to 12 months, fines and fees, driver's license suspension or revocation, community service, ignition interlock device (DUI cases), and up to 3 years of probation.
You can turn to our firm for defense of the following misdemeanors:
- Certain drug possession charges
- Minor in possession of alcohol
- Public intoxication
- Disturbing the peace
- Petty theft
- Breaking and entering
Favorable outcomes can be possible in these circumstances. Contact our firm today to request a case evaluation.