Fort Collins Theft Defense Lawyer
Theft offenses can range in severity—however, even a minor theft offense can carry serious penalties upon conviction. I am David H. Johnson, experienced criminal defense attorney serving clients in Fort Collins and throughout Northern Colorado. I know that the criminal justice system can be complex and overwhelming. It is my priority to help my clients protect their rights, defend them against criminal charges and help them move forward after a criminal allegation.
Larimer County Shoplifting Defense Attorney
Misdemeanor theft charges range from a Class 2 misdemeanor if the value is less than $500 to a Class 1 misdemeanor if the value is more than $500 but less than $1000. For thefts over $1,000, you will face a felony charge. As your lawyer, I will take the time to investigate the facts of your case, interview witnesses, work with experts, assess surveillance footage and pursue every avenue of defense to defeat your charges.
I am experienced with theft charges including:
- Petty theft
- Felony theft
- Misdemeanor theft
- Electronic/computer theft
- Motor vehicle theft
Addictions and Shoplifting Defense
Some of my clients discuss being addicted to shoplifting. They just can not get enough of the rush they get from stealing. If this is you, or you believe that someone you love may have an addiction to shoplifting, it is important to seek help and counsel as soon as possible. As your attorney, I will seek out the resources you need and provide a strategic defense to minimize the consequences and charges in your case.
I know that the criminal justice system can be intimidating. It doesn’t have to be that way. I will be a sound legal counselor for you to rely on as we address your legal matter.
Take action now to defend yourself against theft charges. When you face criminal charges, contact an experienced Fort Collins theft defense attorney. Call me at 970-829-1221 or contact me for a free consultation.