Criminal Defense in Orange County

Felonies vs. Misdemeanors in California

Attorney Gibbs explains the difference between misdemeanor and felony cases in California. Felonies are punishable by time in state prison, while misdemeanors are punishable by time in local jail. Furthermore, the maximum sentence for a misdemeanor is one year or less. The Law Office of Barney B. Gibbs is familiar with all forms of alternative sentencing, which may ultimately keep you out of jail.