Trusted Criminal Defense Firm Defending the Rights of Temecula Residents

Person Rolling a Marijuana JointIf you’ve been charged with a misdemeanor, you’ll also be given a citation prepared by a police officer, or a complaint prepared by a prosecutor. The citation or complaint includes a short statement of the offense with which you are charged and states whether the offense is an infraction, a misdemeanor, or a felony. A few of the charges that we can help you with include, but are not limited to:

  • Assault
  • Battery
  • Criminal mischief
  • Possession of marijuana
  • DUI
  • Petty theft
  • Drug Court Diversion
  • Possession of paraphernalia
  • Resisting arrest (without violence)

The Help You Need

Being charged with a misdemeanor in California is no minor legal matter. Although they aren’t felonies, many are serious and will go on your permanent record if you’re convicted. Among other things, a misdemeanor conviction can cause damage to your chances of obtaining future employment.

Many offenses can also be increased to a more serious charge if you have prior criminal convictions on your record. Don’t take chances with your future — contact Hales & Associates, A Professional Law Corporation today.

Hales & Associates, A Professional Law Corporation defends the rights and liberties of those facing criminal charges in Temecula and Murrieta. If you’ve been accused of committing a misdemeanor, call our office right away at (951) 489-3320.