If you or a loved one has recently been charged with a crime in Kentucky, contact Broderick & Davenport, PLLC, today. Facing criminal charges can be scary and overwhelming. You will likely have many questions about the process and about any possible penalties that may result from conviction. No matter how small the charge may seem, any criminal charge should be treated seriously. Besides focusing on your charges, you will need help protecting your rights.
The potential legal consequences you face upon conviction will depend on the charges. One important factor is whether your charge is a felony or a misdemeanor. Kentucky law defines a misdemeanor as a charge punishable by up to 12 months in jail. A felony is a charge punishable by more than one year in prison. Other factors that may affect criminal punishment include any prior convictions that you may have or whether it is considered a state or federal charge.
At Broderick & Davenport, PLLC, our experienced lawyers have handled a wide variety of criminal cases and have helped countless clients through the criminal court process. Our experience includes cases involving:
A conviction can impact your employment future, potentially barring you from certain jobs. Additionally, a criminal record could affect your educational and housing opportunities. With so much at stake, it is essential to hire a lawyer to protect your rights. Your attorney can fight for you in court and will work to ensure your best possible results in court.
Have you been charged with a crime in Kentucky? If so, contact Broderick & Davenport, PLLC, in Bowling Green today. We understand the impact that a conviction could have on your life, so we are dedicated to aggressively representing you throughout the case. Call 270-782-6700 or fill out our contact form.