Being convicted of a theft-related crime can gravely impact your future. Beyond time in jail or prison, hefty fines and probation, a permanent criminal record can affect job opportunities, limit the places you can live and strain personal relationships.
Securing an aggressive criminal defense is imperative to continuing life as you know it. At The Law Offices of Bruce M. Margolin, Esq., clients throughout Southern California benefit from the in-depth legal knowledge and extensive courtroom skill gained from more than 40 years of legal practice. Founding attorney Bruce Margolin has been recognized for many achievements over the course of his prestigious career, including being named Criminal Defense Attorney of the Year in 1999.
By contacting a lawyer experienced in theft crimes defense, you’ll make sure that your legal rights are protected and that you receive a strong defense. Though no attorney can guarantee the results of a case will be, a skilled lawyer may be successful in having the severity of the charges reduced or dismissed entirely.
If this is not the first time that you have been arrested for theft, it is even more important that you have an experienced lawyer working on your behalf. Current California legislation puts criminals who have committed multiple theft offenses in jail for longer terms. Attorney Margolin will pursue every avenue of defense, whether you face a first, second or third strike, involving:
Adolescents make mistakes. Whether they were influenced by friends or made the decision to commit an illegal act on their own, protecting their future is of the utmost importance. When working with a juvenile who has been accused of theft, an attorney experienced in the defense of juvenile crimes may also be able to negotiate for placement in a diversion program allowing the young defendant to avoid a criminal record.
If you or a loved one has been charged with a theft crime, do not hesitate to contact an attorney. At The Law Offices of Bruce M. Margolin, Esq., telephones are answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.