Theft Crimes Lawyer in Bakersfield
Transforming Hopeless Cases into Promising Verdicts
When you need a Bakersfield theft crimes attorney who knows how to defend you, turn to Koenig Law Office. Our legal team is knowledgeable, compassionate, and equipped to handle even the most challenging cases.
In California, theft involves taking someone’s property with the intent of permanently depriving him or her of it. Although there are a variety of degrees of theft crimes, the penalties for even apparently minor offenses can have a significant impact on your life. Ensure you have the best chance at a favorable outcome by calling our Bakersfield criminal defense lawyer.
We have extensive experience defending against all types of theft-related offenses, including:
- Petty theft
- Grand theft
- Receiving stolen property
- Identity theft
- Credit card fraud
- Money laundering
Theft Crimes Sentencing & Penalties
When an individual is convicted of a theft-related offense, the court has the discretion to determine the punishment based on the nature of the crime and the person’s previous criminal record.
The options for sentencing include:
- Petty theft: up to 6 months in county jail and a maximum fine of $1,000
- Misdemeanor grand theft: up to 364 days in county jail and a maximum fine of $1,000
- Felony grand theft: up to 3 years in county jail and a maximum fine of $10,000
A judge can also choose to place the individual on probation. The terms probation generally include paying restitution, performing community service, checking in with a probation officer, and refraining from law-breaking.
Protect Your Rights with a Skilled Attorney on Your Side
No matter what type of theft crime you have been accused of, Koenig Law Office is here for you. When you come in for your free initial consultation, our Bakersfield theft crimes lawyer can carefully review the facts of your case and help you understand your legal options.
For sound legal advice and aggressive representation, dial (661) 338-5353 today.
Seasoned Trial Experience
We're not afraid to take cases to trial, especially when it's in the best interest of the client.
You will work directly with Attorney Bo Koenig on your case from start to finish.
We will not quit on your case until we get the best possible outcome.
Strong Relationships with Judges and Prosecutors
Knowing key people in the court system allows us to negotiate more effectively for you.
We will give you an accurate appraisal of your situation.
Bo Koenig grew up in Bakersfield and prides himself on fighting for people in his community.
When it comes to your freedom and future, it's important that you put your case in the right hands. Bo Koenig has a reputation of going above and beyond for his clients to achieve the best possible result, and he is committed to do the same for you.