Misdemeanor Lawyer

Misdemeanor Offense Lawyer with over 20 years of experience.

Serving Manassas, Woodbridge, Leesburg, Fairfax, Centreville, Gainesville, Warrenton,Dale City, Dumfries, Haymarket, Herndon, Reston,Alexandria and all locations in Prince William County, Fairfax County, Fauquier County, Stafford County, Loudoun County, Culpepper County, and Spotsylvania County.

The Statute of Virginia classifies crimes as being either a misdemeanor offense or a felony offense. Felony offenses are more serious than misdemeanors offenses.

Misdemeanor offenses are classified as Class 1 to Class 4, and the authorized punishments are as follows:

  • Class 1 misdemeanors: Confinement in jail for not more than twelve months and a fine of not more than $2,500, either or both.
  • Class 2 misdemeanors: Confinement in jail for not more than six months and a fine of not more than $1,000, either or both.
  • Class 3 misdemeanors: a fine of not more than $500.
  • Class 4 misdemeanors: a fine of not more than $250.

For over 20 years James J. McCoart, III, has represented clients with misdemeanor offenses. If you are interested in discussing your misdemeanor charge with an experienced attorney, then contact The Law Office of James J. McCoart, III, by telephone (703) 369-2734, or by email.