Misdemeanors are less serious offenses that generally carry less potential prison time, but can nonetheless have major consequences for your future.
There's a BIG difference in felonies, which have no statute of limitations in Maryland, whereas a misdemeanor must be filed within a year. Not to mention the increased jail time on most felonies, sometimes carrying mandatory minimums.
Are you charged with a district-court tryable offense? We'd be happy to discuss your options with you. We handle all facets of criminal and jailable traffic defense, and if we can't answer your questions, we'll do some research or find someone who can answer them.
Have you been indicted or has the State filed a criminal information in the Circuit Court? We'd be happy to discuss your options with you. We handle all tyoes of felony criminal defense, and if we can't answer your questions, we'll do some research or find someone who can answer them.
We have handled many bench trials in criminal cases, and are happy to give you a free evaluation of your chances at a not guilty verdict.
Cleckner LLC attorneys have also handled many criminal jury trials, and have the experience it takes to win.