Although not as severe as a felony charge, misdemeanor charges can still have severe consequences. Failing to treat a misdemeanor charge with the seriousness these charges require could lead to unfortunate consequences, such as jail time, fines, and reputational damage. Too often, misdemeanor charges have unforeseen consequences. Including enhanced penalties for a subsequent offense, the denial of a concealed carry permit (CCW), loss of driving privileges and travel bans to other Countries. To avoid negative consequences, the advice of an attorney is essential to navigate the procedural and legal complexities inherent in defending a misdemeanor charge. In addition, an experienced attorney may be able to mitigate the charges or consequences, or possibly even have the charges dropped.Contact one of the experienced criminal attorneys at Sebaly Shillito + Dyer today. Our criminal law team gives each and every client the focus and consideration they deserve. Regardless of the charge’s severity, our team works diligently to protect your future. Sebaly Shillito + Dyer will always keep your best interest in mind when devising a unique defense strategy. We are here to provide honest answers to any questions you might have about your misdemeanor offense.