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San Fernando Valley Theft Crimes Defense Attorney

About Theft Crimes in California

Are you facing allegations for theft? Theft crime occurs when an individual steals something of value from another, without their consent. This can involve a minor theft, such as shoplifting, all the way to a serious armed robbery. Regardless of the type of charge you are facing, they all require an experienced criminal defense attorney to protect your rights. At Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Vallens, we have more than 60 years of experience representing individuals throughout Van Nuys and San Fernando.

Entering the criminal justice system charged with this type of crime can be an intimidating and frightening situation. Don’t let prosecutors convince you that you have no chance of beating your charges. With a skilled and dedicate San Fernando theft crime lawyer, you can feel confident that our firm will do everything possible to either have your charges reduced or dismissed altogether.

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Theft Crimes We Handle

There are various means of committing a theft, either through force, deception or even at gunpoint. Our firm has successfully represented numerous clients against many of the following theft crimes:

  • Internet theft crimes
  • Credit card fraud
  • Bad checks
  • Petty theft
  • Shoplifting
  • Identity theft
  • Carjacking
  • Juvenile theft crimes
  • Insider trading
  • Embezzlement
  • Grand theft
  • Grand theft auto
  • Robbery
  • Armed Robbery

What Penalties Will I Face for Theft?

Penalties for a theft crime can be severe. It is wise to contact a defense attorney immediately. Penalties and sentences for theft offenses may range from small fines or restitution all the way up to years in a state prison and costly fines. The sooner we can get our own investigation going into what occurred, the better chance you have of a successful outcome.

Remember that theft crimes are priorable, meaning that they will get worse each time they occur. Do not plead guilty to a theft crime without talking to a veteran lawyer who can guide you through the criminal justice system. Theft crimes can often be reduced to none theft related cases. Avoiding a theft conviction may save your job or your future job.

If you are not a United States Citizen, a theft conviction could cause your deportation, denial of naturalization or denial of re-entry into the United States.

Aggressive Defense against Theft Crimes in Van Nuys

With more than 60 years of experience in the San Fernando and Van Nuys areas, our firm has helped numerous clients fight their theft crime charges. Find out what we can do for you by contacting us for your free initial consultation.

Contact a San Fernando theft crime attorney at the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Vallens if you need aggressive and dedicated legal counsel.