Misdemeanors Defense in Reno, NV


Misdemeanors defense lawyer in Reno, NVA misdemeanor is any crime committed in Nevada that is not specifically designated by statute as a felony or gross misdemeanor. Sean Neahusan will help you understand the consequences a misdemeanor charge carries and the possible penalties.  Some misdemeanors can have lasting effects, including negative impact to employment, immigration status, insurance, driving privileges, and even some Constitutional Rights.  A proper Misdemeanor defense is critical.

Some common misdemeanors include:

  • Battery
  • Domestic Battery
  • Driving Under the Influence
  • Drug paraphernalia
  • Traffic Citations
  • Trespassing

Get the help of a Former Prosecutor turned Defense Attorney.


Misdemeanors are punishable by up to 6 months in jail OR a fine of up to $1,000, or BOTH.  The best defense to a Northern Nevada Misdemeanor charge is one customized to your individual situation.  In some cases, charges can get dismissed or reduced. Some misdemeanors can be sealed two (2) years from the time that the case is closed.  Other misdemeanor charges (like DUI and Domestic Violence or Battery) have a seven (7) year wait time.  You deserve the experienced defense that Sean Neahusan can provide.

Call now and put my experience to work for you!

Sean Neahusan, Attorney at Law, L.L.C. (775) 432-1581.

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This website, blog, and associated information should not be construed as “legal advice” and should never take the place of hiring an attorney. Please consult an attorney for advice as laws are constantly changing and every client’s case is different. If you are charged with a misdemeanor (or any crime), we strongly encourage you to consult with us (or another lawyer) at your earliest opportunity. Contacting us via our website contact form or phone does not create an attorney-client privilege, so please withhold from sending confidential information until that time. No attorney can guarantee a result. However, we do our best for our clients in every case. We look forward to helping you.