Persuasive Misdemeanors Attorney Defending the Rights of San Jose & Palo Alto Clients
Misdemeanors are considered less severe than felonies, but that doesn’t mean that the you should approach your possible conviction lightly. Even a misdemeanor charge can have serious and negative repercussions regarding your employment, housing options, and ultimate freedom. Jeffrey B. Hayden, Attorney at Law has nearly 30 years of experience defending the rights of Californians facing misdemeanors and can provide with a solid criminal defense.
Common California Misdemeanors
Many crimes are classified as misdemeanors, but in general first-time and non-violent defenses fall into this category. Some of the common convictions we fight tirelessly for on behalf of our valued clients include, but are not limited to:
- First-time DUIs
- Minor marijuana offenses
- Petty theft
- Driving with a suspended license
- Public intoxication
- Reckless driving
Effective Defense Strategies
Overall, our primary goal is to have your potential misdemeanor dismissed or reduced to an infraction. In order to secure such an outcome, we first assess your arrest report to determine if law enforcement violated your rights in any way. If that’s not the case, we’ll build a solid defense referring to your personal details that may prove that you are an upstanding member of society. Regardless of your circumstances, we will present your best options in court or in front of a judge.
Protecting Your Rights
At our office, we do not bring any judgment to the table. We believe in your constitutional rights and will do everything in our power to preserve them. Regardless of what has resulted in this situation, we are your staunch advocate. We won’t stop defending you until all options have been exhausted. You’re in good hands with principal attorney Jeffrey B. Hayden.