WE HELP WITH MISDEMEANOR CHARGES IN LOUISVILLE, KY
Misdemeanor charges are those that are prosecuted in Kentucky district courts. They are divided into two classes:
Class A – punishable by ninety (90) to twelve (12) months in county or local jail and a maximum fine of $500.00.
Class B – punishable up to ninety (90) days in county or local jail and a maximum fine of $250.00.
Misdemeanors can still result in consequences aside from jail time and fines including, but not limited to:
A conviction for ANY crime can affect an individual’s employment, educational opportunities, finances, and immigration status.
Common misdemeanor charges include:
- DUI (First, second, third)
- Disorderly conduct
If you have any open misdemeanors or have been accused of a crime in Kentucky, do not speak to the police. You need to speak with an experienced criminal defense attorney first. Contact Winton & Hiestand for a FREE initial consultation.