When a person is charged with a felony, this is the most serious offense under state or federal law. It is a very serious offense and if a conviction is reached the consequences will be harsh. A felony can result in anywhere from over 1 year in prison to life in prison, and in some cases the death penalty.
What legal assistance for felony charges does our firm give?
The felony defense lawyers at our firm provide criminal defense for anyone facing a felony or misdemeanor charge in San Bernardino County. When you contact a defense attorney at
our firm you can expect exceptional dedication and personal attention to your case. As board-certified criminal defense attorneys we will explain your constitutional rights to you, answer any questions that you may have and let you know how an attorney at our firm can help you.
What crimes are considered felonies?
In California, the following crimes may be charged as a felony:
A felony conviction can follow a person for the rest of his or her life and in most cases will not qualify for expungement. In addition, a felony can prevent a person from certain employment and educational opportunities throughout the United States. A person convicted of a felony may also lose their right to vote, obtain certain licenses and right to own or purchase a firearm.
It is imperative that you contact a criminal defense lawyer at our offices immediately to schedule a free case consultation. During the consultation a criminal defense attorney at our firm will provide legal advice and guidance as to what your next legal step should be.