Chicago Theft Crimes Lawyer
Theft Crime Charges in Chicago and Surrounding Areas
There is a range of theft crimes with varying penalties, depending upon the degree of the offense. No matter what theft crime you have been charged with, you can be certain that the penalties imposed by state lawmakers are harsh, and it is necessary to take action to defend yourself of the charge. With the assistance of a Chicago criminal defense attorney from the Law Offices of Michael P. Schmiege, you can increase the possibility of a better outcome in theft crime charges. However, fast action is strongly advised, as when developing a case for the defense, it is critical that it begins as quickly as possible after the arrest. Some of the types of theft crimes defended by the legal team at the firm include:
Chicago Theft Crime Defense
Dealing with the legal system can be a frightening situation. When arrested and charged with a serious theft crime, your future is in jeopardy. Certain theft crimes are felonies and if convicted you could expect time spent in state prison as part of the penalty. Acting quickly and enlisting the assistance of a Chicago criminal attorney from the firm is vital under such circumstances.
There have been countless cases in which individuals were charged with a serious theft crime, but through a thorough review of the evidence against the accused, it was determined that there were violations of standard police procedure that opened the door to a court challenge. In such cases, the charges are often dismissed or reduced. Every aspect of the case against you must be analyzed at once in order to determine what defense strategy could be initiated by the legal team at the Law Offices of Michael P. Schmiege. The firm is dedicated and aggressive in their approach to criminal charges, and will tirelessly fight for the defense of your case. Contact the firm as soon after the arrest as possible, and prior to answering questions by law enforcement.
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