Misdemeanor Offenses in Texas

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Misdemeanor Offenses in Texas

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When facing a misdemeanor charge in Texas, you may still be facing fines or jail time. While the penalties are not as severe as felony convictions, your reputation, abilities, and freedom could be greatly impacted. A misdemeanor conviction may affect your ability to find a job, rent or buy a home, or even drive a vehicle.  

At the Aulbaugh Law Firm, James Aulbaugh is dedicated to fighting for you, protecting your rights, and preserving your future from the harsh effects of a criminal conviction.   

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As a former Chief Felony Prosecutor and Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist, James Aulbaugh is ready to assist you with your case.  Call Today: 214-500-0430.

Types of Misdemeanors 

More common than felonies, misdemeanor offenses are typically nonviolent or low value property  damage / theft. 

Misdemeanor Penalties in Texas

Whether you are charged with DWI, theft, or drug possession, you can trust that James Aulbaugh has the experience and expertise necessary to effectively represent you and protect your rights and freedom!

  • Class A Misdemeanor: 
    • County Jail – 0 to 365 day in county jail
    • $0 – $4,000 fine
    • Probation in certain cases and circumstances

Examples: Burglary of a vehicle, theft, possession of drugs – PG3, DWI 2nd, assault family violence

  • Class B Misdemeanor:
    • County Jail – 0 to 180 day in county jail
    • $0 – $2,000 fine
    • Probation in certain cases and circumstances

Examples: Burglary of a vehicle, theft, possession of marijuana, DWI 1st

  • Class C Misdemeanor: 
    • $0 – $500 fine
    • Probation in certain cases and circumstances

Examples: Theft, Assault, Drug Paraphernalia, Disorderly Conduct, Public Intoxication

Previous convictions may affect the classification of your case!  Call the Aulbaugh Law Firm today!  James Aulbaugh will discuss the details of your case, give you an honest opinion about your charge and options, and will fight for the least possible sentence.

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James Aulbaugh is a former Chief Felony Prosecutor and is Board Certified in Criminal Law. With this experience and expertise on your side, you will have every advantage in the courtroom

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