While a misdemeanor is not as serious as a felony in terms of the possible punishments that you can face, any criminal charge is one worth fighting against. No good can come of being convicted of a crime, and you will face increasing penalties if you are convicted of a misdemeanor and subsequently charged with another one. To put an experienced and talented team of attorneys on your side in this case, call our offices right away. Sumner & Associates are well known in Michigan courts and we will fight hard for your best interest from start to finish.


Many misdemeanors will not land you in jail for a first conviction, but jail time is always a possibility. You can also face expensive fines, probation, community service, rehab, and more. Just because you aren’t facing many years behind bars doesn’t mean you should just accept a conviction and move on. Stand up for yourself with the help of Sumner & Associates to keep from having a negative mark on your record for the rest of your life.


Included in some of the more common misdemeanor offenses in the state of Michigan are –


  • Shoplifting
  • Assault
  • Marijuana possession
  • DUI
  • Minor in possession
  • Vandalism


Any of these charges might not seem that serious, but they will be when you realize everything that comes along with a conviction or guilty plea. Call our offices today for a free consultation and to start working with our team on your defense. We look forward to speaking with you soon and building a case that you can stand behind in court.