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Effective Defense Against DUI Or Misdemeanor Charges

While a misdemeanor conviction may not lead to years in prison, it can nonetheless damage your life in significant ways. One of the most common and most serious misdemeanor charges is drunk driving, or DUI. In California, the overwhelming majority of DUI cases are prosecuted as misdemeanors.

The consequences of drunk driving charges cannot be understated. The direct consequences can be fines, imprisonment, seizure of your vehicle and loss of driving privileges. If you or someone you love has been accused of DUI or any misdemeanor, it is essential to have an experienced lawyer on your side as soon as possible. Candice Fields Law in Sacramento will provide you with the skilled defense you need to protect your rights and freedom.

What Consequences Could You Face For DUI?

The entire process connected with a DUI arrest and possible conviction can be overwhelming. Even first-time offenders can face jail time and have their driver’s license suspended for up to one year. The people who get arrested in these cases are often good citizens who are facing the criminal system for the very first time.

As your drunk driving defense attorney, Candice Fields will begin investigating your case immediately to find weaknesses in the prosecution’s case. She will also represent you before the DMV, which will separately take action against your license.

Have You Been Charged With A Misdemeanor?

Ms. Fields also provides thorough representation against misdemeanor charges. Understanding that misdemeanors can result in serious consequences, she will provide ample attention to these matters to ensure an effective defense.

She is able to defend individuals charged with all types of misdemeanors, including:

  • Possession of a controlled substance
  • Petty theft
  • Burglary
  • Assault/battery
  • Hit-and-run
  • DUI defense, DUI/misdemeanors
  • Driving on a suspended license
  • Unlicensed contractor violations
  • Unlawful possession of fish or wildlife
  • Illegal dumping or discharge
  • Unlawful computer access
  • Trespass
  • Elder abuse

If you face any of these or other accusations, she will work tirelessly to bring your case to the best possible conclusion.

Consult Candice Fields Law

Aside from the criminal penalties, which can include fines, probation and even jail, a misdemeanor conviction can tarnish your reputation and disrupt your personal and professional life. To give yourself the best chance of avoiding these consequences, contact Candice Fields Law today. Simply call 916-905-3629 or complete the contact form to schedule your free initial consultation.


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