Felony and Misdemeanor Charges

Being charged with a crime can be very scary and confusing.  Not only are there potential penalties such as fines, jail time and probation but additionally there are confusing court dates and paperwork that must be filed in order to handle your case effectively.  It 's important for you to have an experienced attorney who can guide you through this complicated system 

Felony charges are handled differently from other types of criminal matters.  Felonies are the most serious type of criminal charges.  Only crimes that have are punishable by death or can have terms of imprisonment for more than a year are classified as felonies.  We have have team together now that has handled most types of Felony Cases. We have handled Assaults, Theft related charges, Robberies, Forgeries, Drug and Alcohol offenses, Fish and Wildlife cases, Possession of Stolen Property, Arson, and more.  

While misdemeanor charges are less serious than felonies they can still have a lasting and dramatic impact on your life.  These types of crimes can still have penalties that involve jail, fines and probation.  Charges such as DUI and Reckless Driving and even some Minor In Possession charges can negatively impact your driver's license.  Even though marijuana is now legal in Washington a person can still be charged for possession if they are under 21 or in the many acres of Federal Land that exist in the state.  These charges are particularly bad for students as they can impact their ability to receive Federal Financial Aid.  A person can be charged with DUI for smoking marijuana and driving even if no alcohol is present. 

At the Law Offices of Aaron M. Lukoff and Associates, PLLC, we have successfully represented clients who have faced a variety of Misdemeanors and Felonies in many of the courts across the State of Washington.