Felonies & Misdemeanors

Felonies and misdemeanors are descriptive legal terms relating to the severity of a crime. Felonies are more serious crimes with greater penalties than misdemeanors, though misdemeanor crime can have long term and sever repercussions. Thomas represents people accused of both felonies and misdemeanors in Western North Carolina. While the list below is not all inclusive, they are representative of the types of felony and misdemeanor charges commonly faced by North Carolina citizens:


  • Arson
  • Assault
  • Assault with a Deadly Weapon
  • Breaking and Entering
  • Bribery
  • Burglary
  • Common Felony Offenses
  • Conspiracy
  • Credit Card Fraud
  • Embezzlement
  • Extortion
  • Felony Child Abuse
  • Felony Death by Vehicle
  • First Degree Murder
  • Forgery
  • Fraud
  • Identify Theft
  • Kidnapping
  • Larceny
  • Manslaughter
  • Obtaining Property by False Pretense
  • Obstruction of Justice
  • Perjury
  • Possession of a Firearm by a Felon
  • Possession of Stolen Goods
  • Robbery
  • Second Degree Murder
  • Second Degree Vehicular Murder
  • Vehicular Homicide


  • Affray
  • Carrying a Concealed Weapon
  • Child Abuse
  • Cyber stalking
  • Discharging a Firearm
  • Disorderly Conduct
  • Driving While Impaired (DWI)
  • Failure to Appear
  • Fake ID
  • Harassment
  • Larceny
  • Littering
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Property Damage
  • Providing alcohol to a minor
  • Resisting Arrest (Resist Delay Obstruct a Law Enforcement Officer)
  • Riot
  • Shoplifting
  • Simple Assault
  • Simple Possession of Marijuana
  • Solicitation of a Prostitute
  • Trespassing
  • Underage alcohol consumption
  • Underage alcohol possession
  • Underage or Provisional DWI

If you have been charged with any felony or misdemeanor in North Carolina, as an adult or a juvenile, call Thomas Amburgey at 828.989.3210. Get the defense you need and the representation you deserve.

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