Ocala and Gainesville Theft Lawyer

Facing a criminal theft charge, should never be taken lightly. A theft charge on your record, even a misdemeanor, can seriously impact your future. It can keep you from getting the job you want because, employers often will not hire candidates with these charges on their records. That is why it is essential that you have an experienced criminal defense lawyer who will fight to defend your reputation and to protect your rights.

Theft can be charged at almost every degree of offense.  Grand theft can be a first degree felony with a maximum sentence of thirty (30) years in prison, a second degree felony punishable by up to fifteen (15) years in prison, or a third degree felony with a maximum sentence of five (5) years incarceration.  Petit theft can be either a first or second degree misdemeanor.  If there is a prior conviction of any theft, then a petit theft will be a first degree misdemeanor and if there are two or more previous convictions, then petit theft can also be classified as a thrid degree felony.   

Gainesville and Ocala Burglary Attorney

We defend people in Florida that have been charged with petit theft, shoplifting, grand theft, retail theft or burglary.  We are committed to putting in the time that is necessary to be more prepared than anyone else.  We will attend to every detail and work collaboratively with a team of expert professionals, when necessary, to ensure that a thorough investigation is conducted.  We are ready to take your case to trial.

Criminal Defense From an Experienced Florida Lawyer

Criminal defense is the focus of the practice. Our past provides insight to build a successful defense. Whether you are facing misdemeanor or felony charges of theft, we will do everything possible in an effort to get these charges dismissed or reduced.

To talk to a theft attorney today click, call or fill out the form.  A flexible appointment schedule is maintained and complimentary consultations are provided in all criminal cases.  Telephones are answered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.  Abogado Straile habla Español.