Lewd Conduct Defense Attorney Delaware
Lewd conduct, also known as lascivious conduct, is a serious charge in Delaware and needs to be treated as such. Lewdness is a class B misdemeanor in Delaware and if convicted can exert very serious, and expensive, legal consequences.
If you have been convicted of lewdness in Delaware it is imperative that you consult with a Delaware Lewd Conduct Defense Attorney serving the accused in Kent County, and Sussex County, Delaware.
Contact the Law Offices of Murray, Phillips & Gay if you have been arrested for lewd conduct in Delaware. Mr. Phillips has many years of experience handling all types of misdemeanors and other criminal matters in Delaware.
Contact our Delaware criminal law offices at 302-855-9300. You can also email Delaware Criminal Defense Attorneys.
Delaware Lewdness Definitions
In Delaware, a person is guilty of lewdness when the person engages in any lewd act in a public place where he or she is likely to be observed by others who would be alarmed or offended. The point behind these acts is normally to obtain sexual gratification. Examples of these acts can be, but are not limited to:
Touching his or her own genitals, buttocks, or breasts in an attempt to sexually gratify themselves
Engaging in these acts to sexually arouse themselves or arouse another person
Engaging in these acts with the intention of annoying or offending another person
How A Delaware Lewd Conduct Attorney Can Help
A lewd conduct charge, despite being a misdemeanor, can follow you around for years to come. It will show up on background checks and may impact your ability to gain employment as well as your academic status. Often lewd conduct charges are accompanied by other charges such as public intoxication and disorderly conduct. By retaining Mr. Phillips you will be assured that your rights are protected and that the most favorable outcome possible is obtained on your behalf.
Contact A Delaware Lewd Conduct Lawyer
Do not face your lewd conduct charges alone. Contact Delaware Criminal Defense Lawyers Ronald D. Phillips to discuss your rights and how to protect them. He can be reached at 302-855-9300. You can also email Delaware Criminal Defense Lawyers. Mr. Phillips will handle your case in a very discreet manner to thoroughly protect your rights, your freedom as well as your reputation.
The attorneys at the Law Offices of Murray, Phillips & Gay handle all juvenile defense and criminal cases in Kent County, Delaware, and Sussex County, Delaware. They also specialize in defending non-Delaware residents who have been arrested while visiting or vacationing in Delaware.