If you were arrested or charged with a misdemeanor offense, you need immediate help from a skilled criminal defense attorney who can explain your legal options, ensure your rights are protected and fight for a satisfactory outcome. At Hunter Law Firm, we have been protecting the rights of Virginians since 1986. Experienced and aggressive, our Hampton Roads litigators are ready to protect your fundamental rights. Without the assistance of a criminal defense law firm, you may face serious penalties, including costly fines and jail time. Don’t gamble when it comes to your freedom. With offices in Hampton, Gloucester, Chesapeake and Newport News, we can react quickly to represent you wherever you might be in the area.
Under Virginia law, misdemeanors are divided into the following four classes, with Class 1 including the misdemeanor crimes that are punished most harshly:
Any conviction can have a serious effect on your daily life, so it is important to consult with a qualified criminal defense attorney no matter what type of offense you are charged with.
Serving residents of York counties as well as the surrounding area, our attorneys understand the complexities of the Virginia criminal justice system and stay informed about new and revised statutes that affect misdemeanor defendants. Cases involving drug crime allegations sometimes hinge on improperly collected evidence. Police officers reporting to the scene of an alleged assault might not understand that the suspect was acting in self-defense. Whatever led to the charges against you, we will investigate the facts thoroughly and push back against overzealous authorities.
Hunter Law Firm represents clients throughout the Hampton Roads area in misdemeanor criminal defense matters. To make an appointment for a consultation with a highly qualified Virginia attorney, contact us online or call one of our four convenient offices. We have locations in Hampton, Newport News, Chesapeake and Gloucester.