Gross Misdemeanor

At Ascheman Law, we represent people that are charged with a wide variety of criminal offenses.  In Minnesota there are several level of offenses, ranging from Petty Misdemeanors (the lowest level), to Misdemeanors, Gross Misdemeanors and Felonies.  A Gross Misdemeanor is the second most serious level.  If you are facing Gross Misdemeanor charges it is important for you to consult with an attorney to protect your rights.

A Gross Misdemeanor is any charge punishable by up to a year in jail (365 days) and/or a $3,000 fine. Some common examples of Gross Misdemeanors include Assault, DUI, Theft, Burglary, and Arson.  Cases on this level can take months, even years to resolve.  Fighting a court battle while trying to live your life can make things even more difficult.  With an experienced criminal defense attorney by your side, you can rest easy knowing that everything possible is being done to help you and protect your rights.

Many people walk into our office facing Gross Misdemeanor charges.  The vast majority of them have no experience with the legal system.  Like many of the people that walk into our office, it's understandable to be confused and afraid.  We take the time to sit down with you and walk you through the process.  We discuss the offense that's being charged.  We explain how the legal system works, and help you understand your options.

If you are facing criminal charges for a Gross Misdemeanor, don't stumble blindly through the complex legal system.  Call our office today for a free consultation.  612-217-0077