McKinney Misdemeanor Defense Lawyer
Proudly Serving Collin, Denton, Dallas, & Tarrant Counties
At The Crowder Law Firm, P.C., we take action to help protect our clients' rights and freedoms and always work to build a solid defense for each case that we take on. Any crime has the potential for significant penalties, and you need to ensure that you obtain an experienced attorney to help fight for your best interests.
We have over 18 years of experience and have successfully assisted numerous clients in resolving their misdemeanor cases. Following an arrest, contact McKinney criminal defense attorney Darlina Crowder right away.
How Misdemeanors Are Classified in Texas
The Texas Penal Code’s guidelines for criminal misdemeanors outline potential penalties. Moreover, each case has the potential to be elevated to a felony case. In order to protect yourself, it is important that you contact a McKinney misdemeanor defense attorney that can build a strong defense on your behalf.
The state classifies misdemeanors as follows:
Class A Misdemeanor
- Up to 1 year in jail and fines up to $4,000
Class B Misdemeanor
- Up to 180 days in jail and up to $2,000 in fines
Class C Misdemeanor
- Fines up to $500
Protect Yourself. Contact The Crowder Law Firm, P.C.
Misdemeanors are still serious crimes and they could stay on your record for the rest of your life. A conviction could significantly alter your life and cause issues with maintaining gainful employment and in your family relationships and personal affairs. In order to protect your rights, freedoms, and future, you need a lawyer. We encourage you to retain the representation of our office as soon as possible.