Round Rock Theft Crime Attorney
Fighting Theft Charges in Round Rock
A theft charge is one of worst charges you can have on your record. It
brands you as untrustworthy and makes finding employment extremely difficult.
Theft crimes involve many different offenses such as
robbery, as well as:
- Buying or receiving stolen property
- Passing bad checks
Charges in a theft case are based on the type, amount, and value of the
property allegedly stolen. Penalties will be increased if you are convicted
of a theft crime involving certain types of property, such as a firearm,
used a deadly weapon, or injured someone during the commission of the crime.
Whether you have been charged with misdemeanor or felony theft, hiring
Round Rock criminal defense lawyer should be one of the first actions you take regarding your case. Because
of the harsh social and legal consequences of a theft conviction, you
will need an experienced litigator to protect your rights and challenge
the prosecution's evidence.
Criminal Defense Lawyer Serving Williamson County
It is not uncommon for a State investigator to call you if you are the
suspect in a theft case. If you have been contacted by an investigator,
consult an attorney from The Law Office of Ryan H. Deck immediately. Do
not speak to anyone without legal advice and representation. Even though
you are not under arrest, what you say to the investigator can be used
against you at a later point in time. The State's best evidence in
a theft case is often the defendant's own words.
One defense strategy that can be used in plea bargaining is to offer to
pay for the goods that were taken. There will likely be other options
that we can discuss so you can make an informed decision regarding your
defense. Ryan is a former Montgomery County Assistant District Attorney
with extensive trial experience. He knows the consequences of a guilty
verdict in a theft case and will stand up to the prosecution. Our law
office is a proven
criminal defense firm that will vigorously fight for a reduction in charges, deferred adjudication
Contact a Round Rock theft crime lawyer for dedicated representation if you have been charged with a theft crime.