Obviously, being charged with a felony is a very serious matter. Convicted felons generally face jail time of over a year. Furthermore, convicted felons face lifelong difficulties resulting from a felony conviction.
Often times, it is possible to reduce your felony charges to a misdemeanor. Other times, it is possible to plead to a felony and have the conviction subsequently reduced to a misdemeanor. The sooner you contact an Indiana criminal lawyer, the sooner your attorney can start investigating your case, advising you on the best way to proceed, and building your defense.