Criminal Law

Criminal law is a very broad area encompassing both misdemeanors and felonies. Charges can range from driving violations, drug matters, property crimes, and physical assaults against persons. Misdemeanors are charges whose punishment can result in probation, community service, or active sentences of 20 to 150 days, Felonies are charges whose punishment can result in probation, deferred prosecution, or prison time. While most felonies have a less serve punishment risk, some could be as severe as life in prison or death.