Effective Attorneys For Defense Of Theft Charges

From shoplifting and unlawful concealment to fraud and armed robbery, theft crimes have more serious consequences than most people realize. One conviction for larceny can have a negative effect on a person's future. A burglary or robbery conviction can send a person to prison for many years. If you or a loved one has been charged with a theft crime, the assistance of an experienced lawyer is critical.

Plumides, Romano, Johnson & Cacheris, PC, has defended people against theft charges for more than 50 years. Whether a juvenile has been charged with shoplifting or an adult is facing embezzlement charges, we can help.

We are prepared to fight to keep you out of jail, whether that means negotiating with the prosecution or going to trial. To discuss your unique circumstances with an experienced defense attorney, please call 704-323-7833.

Felony And Misdemeanor Theft

We defend people charged with misdemeanors and felonies, including crimes such as larceny, robbery, burglary, fraud, embezzlement and auto theft. In North Carolina:

  • Theft of goods valued at more than $1,000 is typically charged as a felony.
  • Theft of goods valued at or less than $1,000 is typically a misdemeanor offense.

Penalties for nonviolent theft crimes charged as Class H felonies generally range from four to eight months in jail if you have no prior criminal record. Violent theft crimes such as burglary and robbery may have more serious penalties, including longer jail or prison sentences.

Working with an attorney is the best way to ensure that your rights are protected. We will investigate the case against you and present any mitigating factors to the prosecutor and judge.

Contact A Charlotte Theft Charge Defense Attorney

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