Petty & Grand Theft
Do you or a family member face theft charges in Martin County, Florida? If yes, then you will need the care and guidance of a knowledgeable local theft charges lawyer immediately. At David Golden, P.A., we protect the legal rights of clients accused of a theft crime in both state of federal court. We have over 20 years of legal experience and we always make a very strong effort to achieve a case win.
A person can face theft or larceny charges any time that they take or steal and item of value from another person. Theft charges are an extremely serious offense and can be punished very severely if convicted. A theft crime is also often referred to as a property crime and can be charged as either petty or grand theft. Petty theft, known in legal terms as “petit” theft is a misdemeanor and involves the theft of an item with a value at or below $300. Grand theft is a felony and involves any item of value stolen at or above $300.
Common Types of Theft Crimes
- Identity Theft
- Internet Crimes
- Auto Theft
Defense Representation for Theft in Stuart
A theft crime conviction can result in very serious consequences if convicted. A person may be sentenced up to 30 years in prison, very high fines, restitution, driver’s license suspension, community service, probation and parole. At David Golden, P.A., we will fight to lower the theft charges that a client may face, or have they dismissed entirely. If you want a Martin County theft charges attorney with experience and skill who will provide the personal attention that your case deserves, then please contact Attorney David Golden today.