There are a variety of theft-related crimes, including but not limited to:
- Employee Theft B Embezzlement
- Obtaining Property for a Worthless Check
- Failure to Returned Leased Property
- Scheme to Defraud
If you are being investigated for matters that may lead to a theft charge it is important to have an attorney with you during the investigation so that you do not incriminate yourself. The criminal defense attorneys at The Law Offices of Daniel J. Fernandez, P.A. have been successful in preventing prosecution by early intervention.
The penalties for a theft crime may be serious. The indirect consequences that come with an accusation can last a lifetime. Finding the right lawyer that can fight to protect your good name is important. The criminal defense attorneys at The Law Offices of Daniel J. Fernandez, P.A. may be able to help you find a solution that doesn’t involve jail time and avoids a conviction. There are many ways to avoid a conviction like:
- Pre-arrest Mutual Agreement
- Diversion and Dismissal of the Charges
- Pre-trial Motions to Suppress Evidence or Dismiss the Charges
- Withholding Adjudication
There are ways to avoid an arrest for theft, and a civil lawsuit, by meeting with the parties early and reaching a mutual agreement. Do not speak with law enforcement officers unless you have consulted with a criminal defense attorney. If you have been accused of a theft offense, contact The Law Offices of Daniel J. Fernandez, P.A. and address the issue before the State Attorney’s Office files formal charges.
Contact us today so we can fight for you and protect your rights. Call (813) 229-5353.