Class C Misdemeanors in Texas

Kelly Mcmahan is an Austin traffic court lawyer who also specializes in class C misdemeanors. Kelly has lived in Texas her entire life. She graduated from Texas Christian University with a degree in History and a minor in English. From there, Kelly attended the Texas Wesleyan Shcool of Law. After graduating, she moved straight to Austin to start picking up class C misdemeanor cases.

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Trespassing on public property is a class C misdemeanor.

Even though most of the cases she picks up are traffic tickets, she can help clients with other class C cases. Kelly has successfully handled hundreds of traffic tickets. Her clients will feel stress-free throughout the entire process.

Class C Misdemeanors

Class C misdemeanors are the lowest form of illegal activity. Most traffic tickets fit inside of this classification. They are minor crimes and may occur unintentionally, like running a stop sign or speeding. The penalties of a class C misdemeanor are minor. Texas residents can expect fines up to $500 or community service. Class C misdemeanors never require jail time.

Class C misdemeanors include the following:

  • Public intoxication
  • Traffic tickets
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Writing a “hot check” for less than $20
  • Jumping Bail
  • Gambling
  • Trespassing on public property
  • Simple assault
  • Petty theft
  • Leaving a child in a car
  • Minor in possession of alcohol or tobacco
  • Possession of drug-related paraphernalia

Class C misdemeanors are the lowest form of criminal activity, but they can still cause issues later on in a person’s life. For example, traffic tickets can lead to driver’s license suspensions and higher insurance rates. Kelly McMahan can help you fight these traffic tickets or class C misdemeanor cases. Other misdemeanors can show up on background checks, which would affect the outcome of a job interview.

These issues can significantly affect a person’s life. Give Kelly McMahan a call today at (512) 843-2889. She will help you defend your case and drop the charges and fines associated with your case. Clients may also find more information on the services page to see what else she can help with. Kelly knows what she is doing when it comes to class C misdemeanors. Let her defend you against any potential wrongdoing or misunderstanding.