Defending The Futures Of Missouri College Students
A criminal conviction on a college student’s record can permanently damage their future. Most colleges and universities will not hesitate to implement disciplinary proceedings against students charged with or convicted of a crime. Whether you have a child in college or you are a college student yourself, you need to take swift action with the help of a lawyer to minimize the consequences.
At Jason W. Johnson, Attorney at Law, LLC, Mr. Johnson defends the rights of college students throughout Missouri, particularly in the Springfield metro area. He prioritizes personal communication, cost-effective services and one-on-one attention. Some of the criminal charges he has handled include:
- Drug possession, manufacture or trafficking
- Disorderly conduct
- Felony assault and battery
- Sexual assault
In his prior experience as a guardian ad litem for the county, Mr. Johnson understands the importance of discretion in a vulnerable young person’s life. He can protect your privacy and offer compassion during this difficult time.
The Academic Consequences Of A Crime
Even a seemingly minor offense could derail a promising student’s life. The criminal penalties may include:
- Expensive fines
- Mandatory drug and alcohol treatment
- Jail time
There may also be academic consequences such as:
- Disqualification from receiving financial aid
- Potential rejection from graduate school
Having handled these cases before, Mr. Johnson understands the many proceedings of academic institutions. He knows how to communicate with disciplinary boards and advocate for lighter penalties.
Reach Out For Help Today
No one should have to sacrifice their future because of one incident in their youth. Work with Jason W. Johnson, Attorney at Law, LLC, to protect your future or that of your child. To speak with Mr. Johnson, schedule an initial consultation with his office by calling 417-708-8078 or by using his online contact form.