Disorderly conduct charges in Scottsdale can mean serious business

by Aaron Black • July 11, 2016
Arrested for disorderly conductTypically when we think of disorderly conduct the first thing that comes to mind is a person who is inebriated to the point of being argumentative, defensive and loud however it covers much more than that

According to the disorderly conduct classification in Arizona, article 13-2904 if you disturb the peace of a neighborhood, family or person with the knowledge of doing so such as fighting, unreasonable noise, abusive or offensive language, displaying or discharging a deadly weapon or instrument you can be charged with disorderly conduct. Generally disorderly conduct is a misdemeanor however, if a deadly weapon such as a firearm or any other dangerous instrument was involved you can be charged with a class 6 felony.

A misdemeanor is classified as a class 1 which by the way is just below a felony charge and it can include incarceration and some pretty stiff fines.

In the case of a deadly weapon being involved, the charge becomes a class 6 felony. If convicted of a class 6 felony the punishment can be a maximum of 2 years in prison, supervised probation and fines and surcharges.

If you have been charged with disorderly conduct in Scottsdale, AZ I strongly encourage you to hire a Phoenix criminal defense attorney whose focus is entirely on criminal defense. Facing charges of disorderly conduct can be complicated & confusing and an attorney that not only possesses the knowledge of the law but one that also has the experience in the courtroom defending clients against such charges can mean the difference between life-altering punishments and ramifications and reduced charges.

At the Law Office of Aaron Black, I have successfully argued and defended my clients in numerous cases to a jury and judge and many of my criminal defense cases have resulted in dismissals or substantially reduced charges. My experience is based on defending of over one thousand individuals facing criminal charges ranging from traffic tickets to second-degree murder.

If you have been charged with disorderly conduct in Scottsdale Arizona, click here to contact me or call 480-729-1683 for a free consultation to discuss the charges against you.

About the Author

Aaron Black is the founder and sole attorney of the Law Office of Aaron Black. Located in Phoenix, Arizona, his DUI and criminal defense law firm provides legal services to people who have received felony or misdemeanor charges from the state.

Aaron has developed a strong interest in defending people who have been arrested and received criminal charges for driving under the influence. With his professionalism and knowledge of Arizona DUI and criminal law, he has acted as a check and balance on the police, prosecution and courts and has protected a great number of his clients from excessive and unfair sentencing.

Along with DUI defense, Aaron handles a range of other criminal matters, including aggravated assault, burglary, domestic violence, drug possession, drug trafficking, fraud defense, insurance fraud, sex crimes and white-collar crime.

After graduating college in 2003 from the University of Arizona, Aaron decided to pursue a law degree. He followed a family long tradition and went to the University of South Dakota School of Law where he pursued his goal of becoming a criminal defense lawyer.

After passing the Arizona and South Dakota bar exams, Aaron joined the Maricopa County Office of the Public Defender where he defended hundreds of people charged with serious criminal offenses. His work as a public defender helped him sharpen his litigation skills and gave him a unique insight into the Arizona criminal justice system.

Over the course of his 15-year legal career, Aaron has spent a considerable amount of time in both Arizona justice, municipal, state and federal courts. He has argued over 50 jury trials, tried over 100 bench trials and has become one of the highest-rated criminal and DUI defense attorneys in Phoenix and the surrounding areas. He has received a 10/10 rating from the legal directory Avvo because of his legal background and successful case record. Since 2014, he has received the Super Lawyer rating for his work as a Phoenix DUI and criminal defense attorney.

You can review Aaron’s Attorney Bio page for more information about his background, education and experience as a Phoenix DUI and criminal defense attorney.
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