Defending People Who Have Been Charged With Theft Crimes Throughout Marietta
A theft crime can range from shoplifting items that are less than $300 to armed robber. If you are facing theft charges in the Marietta area, then you should speak with Webb D'Orazio as soon as you can. A Marietta Criminal defense lawyer can advise you about your case. After we have reviewed your situation, we can tell you about what you are up against and how we can best proceed with your case. We we have had over 60 years of experience combined working in criminal defense. We have the knowledge and legal skills needed to fight the charges and help you get the most favorable result.
Theft Crimes In Georgia
Shoplifting, petty theft, carjacking, grand theft, grand theft auto, credit card theft, identity theft, robbery and burglary are some examples of theft crimes. How you are charged will depend on the value or amount of the goods stolen. There are also other factors that will determine how you are charged. Georgia law states that items are less than $300 are considered petty theft. Grand theft is stolen items that are valued at more than $300.
If a weapon is used to force and threaten the victim, then the consequences and charges will be more serious. Our attorneys have defended people who have been accused of theft by taking, armed robber, burglary and financial transaction card theft.
Theft Crimes and Misdemeanor Assault
If you are facing a misdemeanor charge, then you should not take it lightly. Although minor misdemeanor charges may not cause you to spend a significant amount in jail, pleading guilty will result in a criminal conviction. This can make it difficult for you to get a job in the future, and it may also affect your professional device. Additionally, it could affect your child custody proceeding or divorce if you go through a divorce.
An experienced attorney at Webb & D' Orazio can help you seek a plea bargain that will not result in a criminal conviction if you are facing a misdemeanor charge. Call us for a free case evaluation in order to determine your options.
Serious felony charges for assault or theft can cause you to spend a significant amount of time in jail. If you are facing a significant prison or jail sentence, then the layer you choose may be one of the most important decisions you make in life. You should not play games with your future or freedom. Get the best lawyer that you can find. Webb & D' Orazio has earned the respect of prosecutors and clients for our ethical and aggressive criminal defense approach. We have a proven track record of helping our clients get the results that they want.
Let An Experienced Marietta Criminal Defense Lawyer Help You
If you have a theft conviction, then it can impact your life in a negative way. A conviction can make it a lot harder to advance in your career or get a job in the future. You may also have trouble finding a place to live because a future landlord may not want to rent to you if there is a conviction on your record. Jail time, court costs, heavy fines, restitution to victims and probation are some of the other consequences. That is why you will need an attorney who will fight to get the charges and penalties reduced.