Wilmington Misdemeanor Defense Lawyer
Misdemeanor Offenses Still Require Legal Representation. Keep Reading to Learn Why.
If you do not take your misdemeanor criminal charges seriously, you may be in for a rude awakening. Contrary popular belief, a misdemeanor conviction can have a serious impact on your life.
If you are facing misdemeanor charges, you should talk to a criminal defense attorney about the potential impact of a conviction as soon as possible. Don’t make the mistake of assuming that because it’s a misdemeanor offense, you don’t need professional representation. Too many have fallen prey to the same misconception and suffered the consequences. Do something about it now while you still have a chance.
Free consultation: At the Wagoner Law Firm, P.L.L.C., we defend individuals charged with misdemeanor crimes in Wilmington, North Carolina. To schedule a free consultation, please complete our online contact form or give us a call at (910) 400-8285.
Defense Against All Misdemeanor Charges
Attorney Merritt Wagoner has more than a decade of experience representing people charged with all types of crimes, from felonies to misdemeanors. The most common types of misdemeanor offenses that we regularly represent include:
- Drunk driving/DWI/DUI charges
- Marijuana possession
However, please note that this is not a comprehensive list of our misdemeanor defense services. If you were charged for something else, we can very likely still help. Contact us to learn more.
Penalties for Misdemeanor Convictions in North Carolina
The consequences for a misdemeanor conviction in North Carolina vary depending on a number of factors. However, they may include jail time and fines at the very least. The strength of the state's case, the defendant’s past criminal history, and other factors can influence the outcome of the case.
Before you decide to represent yourself — before you decide to go forward without attorney representation — consider the possible outcome. Act now, before you run out of legal options and are forced to accept penalties mandated by the state. The Wagoner Law Firm, P.L.L.C. can step in, protect your rights and help you seek the most positive outcome possible.
Charged with a Misdemeanor in Wilmington? We Can Help. Call for a FREE Consultation.
We want to ensure that you know all of the legal options available to you at this time, including what possibilities you face if you attempt to go unrepresented in court. We would also like to caution you against the easy option of using the public defender provided to you by the state, as these professionals rarely have the time or skills needed to adequately prepare a strong defense against your charges.
Assault by Strangulation Client Acquitted
Assault on a Female Case Dismissed
Common Law Robbery Case Dismissed
Driving While Impaired Case Dismissed
Felony Hit and Run with Injury Client Acquitted
First Degree Arson Case Dismissed
Heroin Trafficking Case Dismissed
Insurance Fraud Client Acquitted
Sexual Battery Client Acquitted
Statutory Rape Case Dismissed