Misdemeanor Offenses

There are a variety of misdemeanor crimes in North Carolina which carry a range of penalties including community service, probation, jail time, and even forfeiture of firearms rights or registry as a convicted sex offender. These are crimes such as shoplifting, assault, underage drinking, domestic assault, simple drug possession, and hunting or fishing violations. A conviction for a criminal misdemeanor can have an impact on applications for employment, higher education, or in applying for certain permits and licenses.


Practicing in this Field

John C. Phillips

Partner, Attorney at Law

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