Consequences of Missing a Court Appearance

Generally, when people are formally charged with criminal offenses or when they receive traffic tickets, they will have to appear in court. Whether it's a speeding ticket (an infraction), a misdemeanor, or a felony offense, they will be required to appear before a judge. If you have a scheduled ...
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Orange County Criminal Attorney Karren Kenney

For the last 20 years, Karren Kenney of the Law Office of Karren Kenney has been providing unparalleled legal services for her clients. As a seasoned Orange County criminal attorney, she handles cases involving everything from theft and gang crimes to DUI and embezzlement. She has represented clients from all walks of life, including college students and business executives.

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