Charged with a Theft Crime in Tempe, Arizona?
Whether you have been charged with bribery, theft, forgery, or any other white-collar crime, our Firm has the knowledge and experience to defend your case. Mr. Buckallew is a Board Certified Criminal Defense Attorney with nearly 20 years’ experience in criminal courts across the valley. He has handled a wide variety of white-collar crimes and has the expertise to defend you in court against any type of theft or white-collar crime. If you have been charged with a theft or other white-collar crime, talk to an experienced Tempe criminal defense attorney who has a proven track record in resolving these types of cases.
Theft of property or services valued at less than $1,000 is classified as a misdemeanor. Theft of money or property valued at more than $1,000 is classified as a felony and can range from a Class 6 Felony to a Class 2 Felony, depending on the value of the money or property. Auto theft is classified as a Class 4 felony regardless of the value of the car. There are a number of acts which are categorized as theft crimes, such as:
Many theft crimes are classified as felonies and can involve jail or prison terms if convicted. Because the consequences can be significant, it is imperative that you consult with an experienced criminal defense attorney who understands how to structure a resolution to theft and other crimes involving moral turpitude, as these types of crimes can jeopardize an individual's ability to obtain professional licensing, and can have immigration consequences, including deportation, depending on an individual's immigration status, as well as the outcome of the case.
Searching for an Attorney for Theft Charges in Tempe?
Given the serious and long-lasting consequences of theft and other white-collar crimes, you should seek the advice and counsel of a criminal defense lawyer who has expertise in handling these types of complex criminal cases. Mr. Buckallew has handled countless theft and white-collar cases, understands the serious consequences that may result from any conviction of a crime involving moral turpitude, and has the expertise in structuring a resolution to these types of cases in order to protect an individual from potentially onerous consequences.
Work with an Experienced & Aggressive Criminal Defense Lawyer
While serving with both the Mohave and Maricopa County Public Defender's Offices, Mr. Buckallew gained invaluable trial experience and has extensive experience handling the defense of a wide range of criminal cases. Mr. Buckallew has significant experience resolving complex criminal cases utilizing pre-trial negotiations, settlement conferences and, where appropriate, contested trials -- including both bench and jury trials.
If you have been charged with a theft of any other white-collar crime, contact the Law Offices of Trent R. Buckallew, PC for a consultation to discuss your legal options before making any decisions in your case.