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Misdemeanor Defense Lawyer in Rockwall, TX 

Attorney Ashley L. Anderson is a highly experienced professional you can trust to handle your misdemeanor case. Since 2014, she has been a dedicated advocate for people who have found themselves in tough spots with the Texas criminal justice system. 

A misdemeanor conviction can come with serious penalties that impact your life. However, you should know you have defense options. Attorney Anderson is at the ready to help you explore yours and build a defense strategy tailored to your needs. 

If you face misdemeanor charges in Rockwall County, contact the Law Office of Ashley L. Anderson PLLC to schedule a free consultation. During this meeting, you can speak confidentially with Attorney Anderson and find out how she can fight for you. 

Get started by calling (469) 940-7544 or reaching out online. 

Misdemeanor Crimes in Texas

Texas law outlines three classes of misdemeanor crimes: Class A, B, and C. Class A misdemeanors are the most severely penalized, while Class C misdemeanors are the least. No matter the offense, misdemeanors are only punishable by up to a year in jail. This is one of the key distinctions between misdemeanors and felonies. 

Attorney Anderson handles cases involving these and other common misdemeanor crimes:

The above is a general list of the offenses our lawyer could defend you against. Throughout 10+ years as a misdemeanor defense attorney in Rockwall, she has gained the skills and know-how to take on all kinds of criminal cases and fight for your best interests inside and outside court. 

The Penalties for Misdemeanor Crimes

Standard misdemeanor penalties are as follows:

  • Class A: A fine of up to $4,000 and not more than one year in jail
  • Class B: A fine of up to $2,000 and not more than 180 days in jail
  • Class C: A fine of up to $500

Certain misdemeanor offenses like DWI come with additional penalties. You may lose your license after a DWI arrest and may have to use an ignition interlock device and participate in drug or alcohol counseling. 

Beyond criminal penalties, you can face various consequences for having a misdemeanor on your record. You could have a professional license revoked or even be barred from applying for certain jobs or housing. 

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What Our Clients are Saying

Reviews & Testimonials
    “Would definitely recommend her to anyone who needs a great attorney!”
    “Consulted and hired Ashley same day! Ashley was very realistic with my case and also very optimistic for a good outcome. Helped and very resourceful every step of the way and thoroughly answered all questions I had.”
    - Former Client
    “I highly recommend her to anyone who is going through a tough time in their life and needs legal assistance.”
    “Unlike a lot of attorneys, Ms. Anderson is very sympathetic as well as empathetic. She is also extremely competent and tenacious.”
    - Former Client
    “Definitely recommend.”
    She got my felony dropped to a misdemeanor! My probation offer said he has never seen that in all the years he’s worked. She always answers within a reasonable time! Definitely recommend.
    - Former Client
    “Ashley is a very good attorney! I would recommend her to anyone facing legal issues! She did an excellent job on my cases.”
    - Nick A.
    “Ashley made the whole process a breeze.”
    Not only did she handle my cases the way she said she would, the outcome of both cases was better than initially anticipated at the beginning! Ashley made the whole process a breeze and she actually cared about how my day was going and how my case was panning out. She is definitely the nicest most professional attorney I’ve ever consulted with and hired and if I’m ever in need of legal assistance again, I got her number saved and she’ll be the first one I’ll call!
    - Former Client
    “She was very thorough with my case and fought hard to get me the best outcome.”
    I was having a hard time getting in touch with another lawyer and emailed Ashley and she responded very quickly and agreed to meet me the next day. She worked with me financially and was very affordable. She was very thorough with my case and fought hard to get me the best outcome. She was very easy to talk to and always answered any questions I had and worked around my schedule. I would absolutely recommend her to anyone needing help.
    - Former Client

What to Expect from a Criminal Defense Lawyer

Among the many difficult questions you may ask if you have been charged with a crime is this: “What should I expect from my criminal defense lawyer?” We do not want you to have any uncertainty about the quality of representation you will receive with the Law Office of Ashley L. Anderson PLLC. 

If you trust your case with Attorney Anderson, you can expect:

  • A free initial consultation: At this meeting, you will get information about your charges and what lies ahead in the criminal justice process.
  • Thorough case preparation: Attorney Anderson will analyze the facts of your case and gather extensive evidence in an effort to build your defense.
  • Clear communication: Should you ever have questions or concerns, you can expect prompt answers from Attorney Anderson. She works directly with every client and is available 24/7.
  • Aggressive advocacy: Attorney Anderson understands how important a positive case outcome is. Count on her working tirelessly to protect your rights and freedoms at every step.
  • Support from a local professional: You want a lawyer familiar with the local legal landscape. Attorney Anderson is just that. She is well-connected in the area and understands how the local courts approach misdemeanor cases and others.

Set Up a Free Consultation

You are in the right place if you are searching for a Rockwall misdemeanor defense lawyer to represent you or someone you love. Reach out today to schedule a free consultation with Attorney Anderson. She can conduct these meetings in person or virtually, depending on what is most convenient for you. 

Call (469) 940-7544 to schedule your free consultation. At Law Office of Ashley L. Anderson PLLC, we handle cases in Rockwall, Collin, Hunt, Kaufman, Hopkins, and Dallas Counties.

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Why Choose Law Office of Ashley L. Anderson PLLC?

  • Local Advocacy
    Our local roots in Rockwall allow us to make a bigger difference by using our community connections to create positive change.
  • Proven Track Record
    Backed by years of courtroom experience, we have a proven track record of success, relentlessly pursuing the best outcome for our clients.
  • Aggressive Defense
    With an unwavering commitment to aggressive advocacy, we leave no stone unturned in fighting for your rights.
  • Free Consultations
    Discuss your legal options in a no-obligation consultation with our attorney.
  • Former Prosecutor on Your Team
    Count on the experience of a former prosecutor, providing valuable insights to enhance your defense strategy.
  • 24/7 Help Available
    Whenever you need help, someone from our team is available to take your call.

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