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Memphis Theft Crimes Lawyer
Defending Against Theft Crime Charges in Shelby County
With more than 35 years of experience in handling various criminal defense cases and a long history of success in the cases that we have handled, you can feel confident in the representation that our firm provides.
Types of Theft Crimes
Our Memphis theft crimes attorney can help assist you with the following charges:
Have you been accused of a theft crime? Call The Claiborne Ferguson Law Firm, P.A. today at (901) 878-5434 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation with our theft crimes attorney in Memphis.
What are the Penalties for Theft Crimes in Tennessee?
There are many different types of theft crimes that can be committed depending on the value of the items stolen and the circumstances under which they were stolen. You could face a range of serious penalties for different theft crime charges.
Misdemeanor Theft Crimes
Stealing less than $500 worth of goods is considered a Class A misdemeanor and will carry penalties of up to 1 year in jail and $2,500 in fines. It is important that you have skilled representation on your side if you have been arrested and charged with a theft crime.
Felony Theft Crimes
Felony theft crimes involve stealing items valued at more than $500. A Class E felony charge carrying penalties of up to 6 years in prison and $3,000 in fines will be imposed for stealing up to $1,000 in goods. If you are charged with stealing more than $60,000 in items or funds through embezzlement, then you will face Class B felony charges, which carry up to 30 years in prison and up to $25,000 in fines.
The crime of robbery involves taking items from a person's possession or immediate presence through force or fear, and this is also a felony crime. Aggravated robbery is when serious bodily injury occurs or when a deadly weapon is used during the course of a robbery.
Contact Our Theft Crimes Attorney in Memphis Today
If you have been arrested and charged with a theft crime, then you need skilled representation on your side as soon as possible. At the Claiborne Ferguson Law Firm, P.A., our Memphis criminal defense attorneys can provide you with the aggressive representation that you need, and we can put our extensive experience to work for you.
Contact The Claiborne Ferguson Law Firm, P.A. today to get started on your defense with our Memphis theft crimes lawyer.
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