Obtain Legal Defense Right Away After an Arrest

Many clients make the mistake of believing that a misdemeanor does not have a serious impact on their life. However, it is important that you understand that no matter how small your charges may seem, it can lead to serious consequences. At Andrade Law Offices, we know exactly what goes into pursuing a positive outcome in misdemeanor cases. If you have been arrested or charged with a misdemeanor crime, our Santa Barbara defense lawyers are here to defend you aggressively.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to our firm at (805) 962.4944 if you need legal representation on your side.

Misdemeanors & Consequences in Santa Barbara

Misdemeanors may not be as serious as felony charges, but they can still carry adverse penalties. A misdemeanor conviction can lead to your life being negatively impacted, both right away and in the future. Depending on the type of crime you are charged with, you could face time in jail, community service, probation, and fines. In addition to the initial consequences, a misdemeanor conviction means you will have a criminal record.

A few examples of misdemeanor offenses are:

  • Assault
  • Burglary
  • Property theft
  • DUI
  • Drug possession
  • Certain drug crimes
  • Probation violations
  • Harassment
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Trespassing
  • Public intoxication

Trust Us to Build Your Defense

It is important that you understand the seriousness of the charges you are facing. When you hire our firm, you can count on us to establish a strong defense that aims to reduce, drop, or dismiss your charges. With more than 40 years of combined experience in this field of law, we are trained at negotiating with the prosecution on our clients' behalf. Regardless of the exact offense that you are facing, we are here to fight your charges aggressively.

Contact our Santa Barbara criminal defense attorneys today at (805) 962.4944 to discuss your legal rights in a free case consultation. Hablamos Espanol.