There are two types of Misdemeanors: 1st degree and 2nd degree. First degree misdemeanors are punishable by a maximum of 364 days in the county jail. Second-degree misdemeanors are punishable by a maximum of 60 days in the county jail.
Most common misdemeanors include:
- Possession of Cannabis
- Petit Theft
- Resisting Arrest without Violence
- Disorderly Conduct
- Criminal Mischief (under $1000)
- Loitering and Prowling
- Carrying a Concealed Weapon
- Soliciting Prostitution
Mr. Litvack can investigate your case, determine possible defenses, check for police misconduct, seek to have evidence suppressed, and aggressively fight for your rights. If you or someone close to you has been arrested for committing a misdemeanor, contact Steven J. Litvack immediately so that he can protect your rights. Mr. Litvack has successfully defended numerous clients who have been charged with misdemeanors. We know how the system works and will assist you every step of the way. Call today for a FREE CONSULTATION.