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 of 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 third-degree felony.
Gainesville And Ocala Burglary Attorney
Attorney Christian A. Straile defends people in Florida who have been charged with petit theft, shoplifting, grand theft, retail theft or burglary. He is committed to putting in the time that is necessary to be more prepared than anyone else. He will attend to every detail and work collaboratively with a team of expert professionals, when necessary, to ensure that a thorough investigation is conducted. He is ready to take your case to trial.
Criminal Defense From An Experienced Florida Lawyer
Criminal defense is the focus of attorney Straile’s practice. His past provides insight to build a successful defense. Whether you are facing misdemeanor or felony charges of theft, he 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.