New Jersey Theft Crime Lawyer
Defense for Robbery, Burglary, Shoplifting & Other Theft Charges:
Call (973) 577-7203
You will need legal representation from a knowledgeable attorney if you
have been charged with any type of theft crime. A Parsippany criminal
defense attorney can provide you with dedicated legal representation in
court or negotiation if you have been charged with a theft crime. Theft
is the intentional or fraudulent procurement of another's property
This broad definition enables many crimes to fit underneath the umbrella
of theft, including:
If you have been arrested for or charged with any of the above mentioned
theft crimes, it will be imperative that you seek immediate legal counsel.
Contact The Law Offices of Christopher G. Porreca, PC as soon as possible
to learn more about your potential defense strategies, your rights, and
your options at this time.
Call (973) 577-7203 to request your
Unlawful Possession of a Weapon in New Jersey
Charges involving firearms and other weapons are heavily punished in New
Jersey. In 2008, the laws surrounding these crimes were amended, and a
first offense, in a conviction, can lead to up to 10 years in a state
correctional facility. How these cases are handled by your criminal defense
attorney is extremely important, as whatever opportunities for your defense
case exist, they must be identified as early as possible in the process.
Our Morris County defense firm is well-versed in the recent laws regarding
firearms and weapons, and what the possibilities are to avoid a conviction
or pursue the option of a reduced charge. It could not be more important
that you contact our firm immediately.
The Factors That Impact Sentencing
Punishments for theft crimes will vary based on the specific details of
the case. The answers to these questions often play a large role in what
punishments are suggested by the prosecution attorney:
- Was there a weapon involved?
- Was anyone injured from the acts of the accused?
- Where did the theft take place?
- Who was victim and how old were they?
- What was the value of the item stolen?
You do not want a theft charge on your permanent record as it can seriously
hinder your ability to get quality jobs, hold certain professional licenses,
or even attend certain colleges. You do not want to take this risk of
hiring an inexperienced criminal lawyer. When accused of any serious criminal
offense, I will move forward at once to gain any possible advantage, whether
challenging evidence, fighting against efforts to move the case to adult
court, or negotiating with the prosecution to reduce the charges.
Put an Experienced New Jersey Trial Lawyer on Your Side
I will review every detail of your case so a clear course of action can
be established. The Law Offices of Christopher G. Porreca, P.C. has a
solid reputation and many of our clients have seen their charges reduced
or dropped because of my attention to detail and dedication to fighting
on every front. Theft crimes are serious and require the best possible
legal representation if you are hoping to avoid conviction. I can help
you fight for your rights and freedom in court;
contact my firm today.
Call (973) 577-7203 to get started on your initial consultation, which
is always free of charge.