Theft Crimes Defense Attorney in Columbus
Theft can be charged as a Misdemeanor or a Felony
Protecting the Rights of People in Ohio
Theft is generally defined as the unlawful taking or disposition of movable property. It can be charged as a misdemeanor or a felony, depending on the circumstances of the case, the value of the property at issue, and whether a weapon was involved. If you are facing theft charges, it is a serious matter. Even a petty theft conviction can affect your life for years in the future, ruining your chances for higher education, jobs, credit and other opportunities.
At the Scott and Nolder Law Firm, we are experienced in representing adults and juveniles charged with theft crimes. We understand that even a minor theft offense conviction can have a significant impact on your life. Our attorneys work diligently to build a defense to your case. For a free consultation with our Central Ohio theft crimes defense attorneys, call us at 614-221-9790.
Comprehensive Theft Crime Defense Representation
You may be charged with a theft crime for unlawfully taking another person’s property or using deceit to obtain property or services. Theft charges may include crimes such as:
• Petty larceny
• Grand larceny
• Auto theft
• Identity theft
• Credit card theft
Strategic Defense of Shoplifting and Theft Charges
Shoplifting and other crimes of theft are considered “crimes of moral turpitude.” Under the law, these crimes are considered to indicate a crime of dishonesty. In addition to the legal consequences and potential penalties, you may also face problems getting hired because of this type of crime on your record
In Ohio, theft over $1000.00 is a felony. It is important to work with an experienced lawyer who can protect your rights.
Contact us to begin an immediate investigation in your case. Our attorneys are experienced in theft cases involving:
• Internet crimes
• White collar crimes
• Felony offenses
Regardless of the charges you face, you can trust our experienced criminal defense attorneys to aggressively defend your case. We challenge the prosecution’s case, often countering it with the results from our investigation. If the charges cannot be dismissed, we will fight for reduced charges, especially for first-time offenders.
Contact Our Franklin County Larceny Attorneys
We are ready to help you fight the charges. Contact us online to arrange a free consultation.