Theft Crime Defense Attorney in Fairfield, CA
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Theft occurs when an individual intentionally and unlawfully seizes the
property of another individual with the intent to deprive them of that
property. A broad range of charges can fall under the category of theft
crimes and they can be punished as either a misdemeanor or a felony, depending
on the value of the theft and the circumstances of the crime. Talk to
our Fairfield theft defense lawyer at The Maher Law Group, APC if you
would like to learn more about your theft defense options. Our attorney is a
Certified Specialist in Criminal Law with the right experience to help you during this stressful time.
You can reach us at (888) 744-3057 to
discuss your charges
Potential Penalties for Theft Crimes
At the less serious end of the theft crime spectrum is petty theft, which
is defined as theft of money or property that is valued at less than $400.
Penalties for petty theft may include up to 6 months in jail, costly fines,
restitution to the victim, community service, probationary restrictions,
and more. In addition to this, individuals who already have a petty theft
conviction on their record may be facing felony charges for this crime.
At the more serious end of the theft crime spectrum is grand theft, which
is defined as theft of money or property that is valued at more than $400.
Defendants face hefty penalties for serious theft charges, including incarceration,
fines, and a criminal record. It is important to retain the services of
a knowledgeable defense lawyer who knows how to fight theft charges.
At The Maher Law Group, APC, we are able to tackle a broad range of theft cases:
- Petty theft
- Grand theft
- Vehicular theft
- Identity theft
We Will Not Stop Until We Achieve the Best Possible Result
Having theft charges brought against you can be a frightening and confusing
experience. Our firm understands that even the most seemingly small charges
can be a life-changing event for our clients. Because of this, we are
dedicated to aggressively representing you from start to finish, and will
not stop until the results that you need are achieved.
Proudly serving clients in Fairfield, Vallejo, Benicia, Dixon, Vacaville,
Rio Vista, and Suisun.