Misdemeanor & Felony Defense Lawyer
Trust B. Craig Manford, Attorney at Law, for Misdemeanors & Felonies
B. Craig Manford, Attorney at Law, offers legal services to Martinsburg, West Virginia, residents who face misdemeanor and felony offenses. He provides criminal defense with strategies that help to protect your rights. B. Craig Manford takes time to meet with you. He listens to your details and puts his three decades of legal expertise to work for you. He is ready to defend you, but you have to take the first step. Contact us online today or call our office in Martinsburg at (304) 263-5698 to schedule your free consultation.
Know What Misdemeanors in Shepherdstown, WV, Mean to Your Record
From our office in Martinsburg, West Virginia, B. Craig Manford, Attorney at Law, meets with Shepherdstown clients who have had run-ins with the law. Often, people do not know the extent a misdemeanor can have on their record. It is important to learn that there are four classes of misdemeanor crimes in West Virginia, which is why our office serves Shepherdstown, WV, and the region. Two of these classes have penalties that can include jail time. Misdemeanor offenses can cover such things as a first DUI, minor forms of assault, and marijuana possession.
Class 1 misdemeanors carry a maximum sentence of 12 months in a county jail and a fine of $2,500.
Class 2 can give you six months in the county jail with a fine of $1,000.
Class 3 and Class 4 usually do not include a jail sentence, but you face penalty fines of $500 or $250, respectively.
Felony Crimes in WV - Punishments and Fines
Six classes of felony crimes in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, cover several types of illegal activity, from sexual assault, to serious or repeat offenses of assault and battery, the distribution of drugs and many white-collar crimes. B. Craig Manford, Attorney at Law, serves the Shepherdstown, WV, regional area with three decades of experience in criminal law. We want you to know a little more about felony punishments and fines: