Misdemeanor Crimes of Violence

Misdemeanor crimes of violence in Louisiana vary based on the degree and the nature of the victim. As such, various statutes apply:Alchohol charges involving vehicles can be found on our DUI Page
Each of these charges have distinguishing elements a prosecutor must prove beyond a reasonable doubt to convict a defendant. Even though each of these charges carry less than 6 months in jail upon their first offense, they should still be taken seriously as a conviction may negatively affect the potential for a career, license, college degree, or other pursuits. Further, many misdemeanors have the potential to become felonies upon the discovery of further facts. 
Using our 3-part system an experienced attorney at Lawrence Law Firm will: guided you and your loved ones through the legal options and defenses, act quickly in the execution of a plan which keeps your unique priorities as the main objective, and most importantly our attorneys and staff will communicate consistently with you throughout the process and even after to ensure all your needs are met.

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