Theft Crime Lawyer in Los Angeles, CA
Larceny, Burglary & Other Theft Crime Charges
The term “theft” is often synonymous with larceny and is the act of taking another person’s property without that person’s permission or consent with the intent to deprive the rightful owner of it. Theft crimes include any and all forms of stealing; the penalties for theft could be anything from fines to jail sentences or any combination thereof. Theft or larceny includes: shoplifting or petty theft, grand theft, robbery, burglary, receipt of stolen property and embezzlement as well as many other crimes. Charges for shoplifting or petty theft could result in a misdemeanor or felony conviction depending on the number of past theft offenses. Burglary is breaking and entering into a home with the intent to commit a theft crime. Burglary is classified by degrees and misdemeanor or felony charges will be applied accordingly.
Theft crime charges can be extremely difficult to face, penalties for conviction of a theft crime could mean jail time. If you are facing theft crime charges then you will benefit from an Los Angeles criminal defense lawyer from The Law Office of Peter Berlin on your side. Our firm can help you by providing insight into your case, and to advise you of your options as well as provide you with persuasive representation in court. There are many ways that your case could be damaged due to information gathered from your words, a legal representative from our firm will be able to assist you through questionings and advise you of your rights as well as the best way to proceed.
Why hire an Los Angeles theft crime attorney?
At The Law Office of Peter Berlin our firm has many years of experience in the area of theft crime as well as criminal defense. Our firm is made up of creative and innovative attorneys who will explore all options in any case before deciding on the best strategy to implement. We also believe that no two cases are alike, which is why we spend extensive one-on-one personal time discussing the case with our client so that we may better tailor a litigation strategy to fit the current case.
Contact The Law Office of Peter Berlin to discuss your theft crime charge through a free initial consultation and to be advised of your options today.