Theft Attorney Houston, TX
Houston Theft Attorney / Lawyer
The judicial system is typically buried with theft related offenses, particularly during times of economic distress. If you are facing any type of Houston theft or property crime, the Law Office of Henry K. Nguyen, P.C. is prepared to protect you and your rights.
Our experienced staff has effectively represented countless people who have been accused of theft offenses and can provide you with an aggressive Houston Theft Attorney to represent you. With any kind of theft conviction, no matter how minor it appears to be, there is a potential for jail time, probation, and restitution. This could also result in a permanent criminal record which will negatively affect your employment, credit, citizenship status, and reputation for the rest of your life.
Mr. Nguyen is always ready to present a vigorous defense against any felony or misdemeanor theft charges, including:
- Auto theft / Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle
- Grand larceny
- Employee theft
Theft Defense Attorney in Houston
Our staff knows that many who are accused of theft are dealing with additional problems such as divorce, unemployment, substance abuse, or mental illness. Any of these circumstances can be considered as mitigating factors and can often be used to negotiate a reduced charge or sentence in exchange for treatment or counseling. In other situations, we will contact the complainant or witnesses to discuss restitution or alternative punishments in light of the personal situation of the accused.
Unfortunately, many theft charges are based on complaints that stem from revenge or anger as well. The staff at the Law Office of Henry K. Nguyen, P.C. will investigate your charge and expose the lies that resulted in your wrongful accusation, often ending in a dismissal or reduction of charges. A large number of other theft charges are built on circumstantial or flimsy evidence that can be suppressed or challenged by an experienced Houston theft attorney.
Facing Theft Charges in Houston?
The Law Office of Henry K. Nguyen, P.C. is an experienced Houston criminal defense firm that can protect your rights and preserve your honorable reputation no matter what the evidence against you may be. Call us as soon as possible to start planning your defense against any kind of Houston theft related charge that you are up against. Whether you have been formally charged or still under investigation, the police and prosecutors are already building their case against you. We will start working with you immediately to begin protecting you with a Theft Attorney Houston.
Theft Punishments – As of September 1, 2015
Theft Under $100 – Class C Misdemeanor – Up to a $500 fine
Theft $100-$750 – Class B Misdemeanor – Up to 6 months in Jail and up to a $2,000 fine
Theft $750-$2,500 – Class A Misdemeanor – Up to a year in Jail and up to a $4,000 fine
Theft $2,500-$30,000 – State Jail Felony – 6 months to 2 years in State Jail and up to a $10,000 fine
Theft $30,000-$150,000 – Third Degree Felony – 2 to 10 years in TDC and up to a $10,000 fine
Theft $150,000-$300,000 – Second Degree Felony – 2 t0 20 years in TDC and up to a $10,000 fine
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