Gulfport Domestic Violence Defense Attorney
Harrison County, MS, Misdemeanor Drug Possession Lawyer
Misdemeanor offenses are less serious crimes than felonies, but still affect your criminal record. It is important to have a criminal defense lawyer by your side who understands Mississippi’s criminal system and will fight to protect your rights. At the law office of Albert L. Necaise, we will work with you to have your charges reduced or dropped completely, depending on the circumstances of your case.
Our founding attorney has been actively practicing law in Gulfport, Southern Mississippi for more than 45 years. We understand how important it is to build a reputation among colleagues, clients and neighbors, which is why we have made serving the needs of Mississippi residents our priority. Contact our office by e-mail or call 228-284-4086 or toll free at 888-733-8314 for a consultation. We will listen to your concerns and answer any misdemeanor or criminal-related questions you may have.
Representation for Misdemeanor Offenses in Mississippi
The penalties for misdemeanor criminal charges in Mississippi are limited to not more than one year in jail and not more than a $1,000 fine. Some examples of misdemeanor charges include:
- Simple drug possession
- Domestic violence
- Simple assault
- Disturbing the peace
- Disorderly conduct
- Traffic violations
We have extensive experience helping our clients who have been charged with misdemeanors. It is critical to take action on your first criminal charge, because later offenses can increase the penalties and status of your offense to a felony.
Misdemeanor Expungement in the Harrison County Area
Expungement refers to the process of clearing your criminal record of past offenses. Many factors must be considered when determining whether or not your criminal record can be expunged. It is required that you complete your sentence, such as probation or the paying of fines, before your record can be expunged. Attorney Albert Necaise will analyze the factors of your criminal record and help you to clear any eligible misdemeanors from your record.
Contact a Knowledgeable Gulfport Domestic Violence Defense Lawyer
We work with clients from all walks of life who have been charged with misdemeanors. By providing consistent, honest and reliable criminal legal counsel, we have worked every day for more than four decades to make sure our clients get the representation and guidance they deserve.