Underage Possession of Alcohol Virginia Lawyer
Underage possession of alcohol is a Class 1 misdemeanor criminal offense, the same type of criminal misdemeanor as a DUI. Underage Possession of Alcohol in Virginia is not taken lightly. Some cases can lead to a jail sentence. The Code of Virginia criminalizes the possession, purchase, or consumption of any alcoholic beverage such as liquor, wine, and beer by those under the age of 21. Our attorneys can help you navigate the criminal justice process to ensure that you are protected.
NOTE: An allegation is NOT a conviction
Experienced Criminal Defense Attorneys Defending Underage Alcohol
Riley & Wells Attorneys-At-Law is an established local Richmond VA Metropolitan Area law firm. Our lawyers possess over 45 years of criminal law experience. We defend clients every week accused of underage possession of alcohol. Our attorneys can help you understand the allegation you are facing and the possible defenses. We examine the facts and circumstances surrounding your arrest. In many cases, you can prevail on a number of defense objections or motions, even if you think you are guilty.