A misdemeanor charge is a crime that is considered less serious than those charged as felonies, but that doesn't’t mean it should be taken lightly. Many people do not take misdemeanors seriously. Do not make this mistake.
How Misdemeanor Charges Can Negatively Affect Your Life
Misdemeanor charges can potentially carry a jail sentence or a fine, and they leave a stain on your record that can affect your employment and housing options as well as other opportunities. It can also lead to harsher sentencing if you are convicted of future crimes.
If you or a loved one faces a misdemeanor charge on Long Island, we can help.
Some common misdemeanor charges may include:
Were you charged with a misdemeanor?
If you or someone close to you was charged with a misdemeanor, it is important to seek legal help to ensure you understand your legal options.
How Goldstein and Bashner Can Help You
Our defense team, led by Ira Rosenberg, has more than 25 years aggressively fighting for our clients’ best interests. Our lawyers will work to ensure the best possible outcome. Call us today at 516-222-4000 or contact us through our website to discuss your case.