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Misdemeanors

Ellicott City Misdemeanors Lawyer

Legal Representation with a Personal Touch in Maryland

Misdemeanor charges are less serious than felonies, but it is better to avoid any conviction and criminal record. At Robert N. Keehner, Attorney at Law, our misdemeanor attorney in Ellicott City represents clients in misdemeanor cases in Maryland Courts. We care about our clients and focus on defending their rights throughout the process and helping them achieve their goals.

If you have been charged with a misdemeanor, call (410) 593-1582 for a consultation.

Misdemeanor Charges & Penalties

Have you or a loved one been charged with a misdemeanor? Many people mistakenly believe that misdemeanor charges aren’t really serious, since they are less severe than felonies. However, Maryland law does not classify misdemeanors into separate categories and has higher penalties for misdemeanor offenses than many other states, so get in touch with an experienced defense attorney immediately, if you have been charged with any crime.

Our firm represents clients charged with misdemeanors, such as:

The penalties for misdemeanors can vary widely, depending on the specific charges and the circumstances of the case. For example, a jail or prison sentence can range from less than 90 days to up to 10 years in prison. Fines can range from $500 to $5,000. In addition, you will have a record that can impact your future and affect your ability to apply for student aid, secure a professional license, get accepted to college, find a job, or a place to live.

Making Important Decisions About Your Case

Our Ellicott City misdemeanors lawyer will evaluate your case to determine if there are grounds for dismissal or reduction of the charges. We will work with you to explore plea options and build the most effective defense possible. Attorney Keehner is a former prosecutor who is familiar with the local criminal court system and knows the judges and opposing counsel. He uses this experience to help protect our clients’ rights and provide effective legal representation in negotiations and in court.

Call (410) 593-1582 to schedule a consultation to explore your options, or contact us online.

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Why Hire Us?

  • Unmatched Service

    We believe in being responsive to our clients' needs and in providing fast, personal and courteous service.

  • Integrity For All

    We believe that all individuals should be treated fairly, honestly and with respect in a court of law.

  • Uphold Justice

    We believe it is our job to seek the truth and ensure that justice is done.

  • Presumption Of Innocence

    We believe in the presumption of innocence. Every individual is entitled to due process and their day in court.

  • Protecting Rights

    We believe that the Constitution is in place to protect the rights of all individuals.

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