Underage drinking, also known as "minor in possession" (MIP) or "minor in consumption" (MIC), charges are commonly brought against underage individuals who are found to be drinking or in possession of alcohol-related substances.
At the law office of Mark D. Ledbetter, P.C., we have handled a wide variety of MIP and MIC offenses. Our lawyer, Mark D. Ledbetter, is a former police officer. He uses this unique experience to defend juveniles, students and their families facing underage drinking charges. Mr. Ledbetter's ultimate goal is to protect the rights of his clients. To that end, he looks at all possible defenses, including search and seizure violations, along the way.
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If you are convicted for underage drinking, you could face harsh penalties, even if it is your first offense. Consequences include stiff fines, community service and driver's license suspension.
As your legal representatives, we will advocate on your behalf every step of the way. We will negotiate for alternative sentences including substance abuse counseling, community service or probation. We will ultimately work to secure the best offer or resolution. Because of Mr. Ledbetter's law enforcement background, he often knows how the prosecution is likely to approach cases of underage drinking. He uses this knowledge to create strong defense strategies.
Your future may be on the line. To ensure you are kept on course to a bright and successful future, contact our McKinney minor in possession of alcohol attorney to schedule a free consultation. We will assess your case, and inform you of your rights and options going forward. You may also call us at 800-410-5617.