Misdemeanors

Minnesota Misdemeanor Lawyer & Attorney

A misdemeanor charge in Minnesota is punishable by up to 90 days in jail and a maximum fine of $1,000.

Woodbury criminal defense attorney Kevin DeVore handles all types of misdemeanor cases. Kevin has represented people who have been charged with offenses such as running a stop sign or stop light, underage drinking and driving, and driving after license revocation. Other types of misdemeanors can include 5th-degree assault, first-time DUI or DWI, and first-time violation of an order for protection.

Don’t make the mistake of assuming that a misdemeanor charge or crime is nothing to worry about. Some misdemeanor convictions can serve as a mark against you if you find yourself in trouble again. The fact is that if you or someone you love is charged with a misdemeanor, there can be serious penalties, including:

  • Jail time
  • High fines
  • Probation
  • Community service
  • Counseling

Our firm understands the legal process and what must be done in order to ensure that your rights and interests are protected. Being charged with any type of criminal offense, even a misdemeanor, is a serious matter. You need to engage the services of an experienced, qualified and effective criminal lawyer without delay.

Misdemeanor Attorneys & Defense Lawyers in Minnesota

Kevin DeVore and his team have fought misdemeanor charges of all types through their years in practice. Kevin’s background includes serving as a clerk for a District Court Judge, which provided Kevin with a solid understanding as to how to best represent his clients.

Kevin has been designated as a ‘Super Lawyer,’ for the past 9 years in a row, a recognition that is given to only 5% of the attorneys in the State of Minnesota. He is a member of such prestigious organizations as the Minnesota Society of Criminal Justice (which has a membership limited to 50 Minnesota criminal defense attorneys). Other affiliations include National College for DUI Defense, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. In addition, Kevin is frequently asked to consult with other attorneys to assist them in preparing their own cases.

What Should I Do If I Am Charged With A Minnesota Misdemeanor?

You should contact an attorney if you have been charged with a misdemeanor in Minnesota. The earlier you involve a lawyer, the better your defense can be. Contacting a lawyer sooner will allow him to gather evidence and interview witnesses to address all issues critical to your case. Kevin DeVore will be at your side from the beginning to the end of your case. Our firm fights to win for you.

If you are facing a charge, you can speak immediately to Minnesota defense lawyer Kevin DeVore at 651-435-6500. We will schedule a no-charge, initial consultation for you.