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If you’re facing allegations of theft in Grand Haven, Michigan, it’s crucial to have a skilled and experienced attorney on your side. At David G. Moore Law, we understand the serious implications of theft crime charges and are dedicated to providing aggressive representation to protect your rights and interests.
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About David G. Moore, Attorney at Law

David G. Moore is a seasoned criminal defense attorney with a proven track record of success in theft crime cases. With years of experience representing clients in Grand Haven and throughout Southwest Michigan, Attorney Moore has the knowledge and expertise to effectively advocate for his clients’ rights.

As a former assistant prosecutor for both Cass County and St. Joseph County, David G. Moore has a comprehensive understanding of theft crime laws and procedures. He is committed to providing personalized attention and aggressive representation to every client he represents.

Personalized Defense Strategies

At David G. Moore Law, we understand that every theft crime case is unique. That’s why we take the time to listen to your concerns, thoroughly evaluate the facts of your case, and develop a customized defense strategy tailored to your individual needs and circumstances.

Whether you’re facing allegations of shoplifting, burglary, robbery, embezzlement, or another theft-related offense, we will work tirelessly to protect your rights and pursue a favorable outcome for your case.

Understanding Theft Crime Laws in Michigan

Understanding the laws surrounding theft crimes in Michigan is crucial when facing allegations of theft. Here are some key points to consider:

Types of Theft Crimes

Michigan law recognizes various types of theft crimes, each with its own set of elements and penalties. Common theft crimes include:

  • Shoplifting: The act of stealing merchandise from a retail store.
  • Burglary: Unlawfully entering a building with the intent to commit a theft or felony.
  • Robbery: Taking property from another person through force, violence, or intimidation.
  • Embezzlement: Misappropriating funds or property entrusted to one’s care.
  • Identity Theft: Using someone else’s personal information to commit fraud or theft.

Understanding the specific elements of the offense you’re charged with is essential for building an effective defense strategy.

Penalties for Theft Crimes

The penalties for theft crimes in Michigan vary depending on factors such as the value of the stolen property, the defendant’s criminal history, and the circumstances of the offense. In general, theft crimes can result in imprisonment, fines, restitution to the victim, and a permanent criminal record.

Legal Defenses to Theft Charge:

When facing theft charges, there are various legal defenses that may apply to your case. These defenses can challenge the prosecution’s evidence or arguments and seek to establish your innocence or mitigate the severity of the charges. Common defenses include:

  • Lack of Intent: You did not intend to commit theft or did not realize you were taking someone else’s property.
  • Mistaken Identity: You were misidentified as the perpetrator of the theft.
  • Consent: You had permission or authority to take the property in question.
  • Duress: You were forced or coerced into committing the theft by someone else.

An experienced theft crime attorney can evaluate the circumstances of your case and determine the best defense strategy for your situation.

Working with a Skilled Attorney

When facing theft crime charges, it’s crucial to have an experienced attorney who understands Michigan’s theft laws and knows how to defend against them. Your attorney can provide knowledgeable guidance, advocate for your rights, and work tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome for your case.

Facing theft crime charges in Michigan is a serious matter that requires careful attention and skilled legal representation. At David G. Moore Law, we have the experience, expertise, and dedication to help you navigate the complexities of theft crime laws and fight for your rights. Don’t hesitate to contact us today to schedule a free consultation and take the first step toward protecting your future. With our experienced legal team by your side, you can trust that your case will be handled with the professionalism and diligence it deserves.

 

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If you’re facing allegations of a theft crime in Grand Haven, don’t wait to seek legal representation. Contact David G. Moore Law today to schedule a free, confidential consultation and take the first step toward protecting your rights and your future. With our experienced legal team by your side, you can trust that your case will be handled with the skill, dedication, and professionalism it deserves.

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With years of experience in criminal defense law, including theft crime cases, David G. Moore has the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively represent clients facing theft-related charges. He understands the complexities of theft crime laws and knows how to navigate the legal system to achieve the best possible results for his clients.

Client Focused Solutions
At David G. Moore Law, we are committed to fighting tirelessly for our clients’ rights and interests. We understand the serious consequences of theft crime charges, including potential incarceration, fines, and a permanent criminal record. That’s why we will work diligently to build a strong defense on your behalf and pursue the most favorable outcome possible for your case.
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We recognize that facing theft crime charges can be extremely stressful and overwhelming. That’s why we provide personalized attention and support to each client we represent. We will guide you through every step of the legal process, answer your questions, and keep you informed about the progress of your case.

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frequently asked questions

  • What are some common types of theft crimes in Michigan?
    Common types of theft crimes in Michigan include shoplifting, burglary, robbery, carjacking, embezzlement, identity theft, and fraud. Each offense carries serious legal consequences and requires a strong defense strategy.
  • What are the potential consequences of a theft crime conviction?
    The potential consequences of a theft crime conviction in Michigan can be severe and long-lasting. Depending on the nature and value of the stolen property, consequences may include imprisonment, fines, restitution to the victim, and a permanent criminal record.
  • How can an attorney help me if I've been accused of a theft crime?
    An experienced theft crime attorney can provide invaluable support and guidance throughout the legal process. They can help you understand the charges against you, evaluate the evidence in your case, and develop a strategic defense strategy. They can also represent you in court proceedings and negotiate with prosecutors on your behalf to seek a favorable outcome.
  • Can false accusations of theft crimes be successfully defended?
    Yes, false accusations of theft crimes can be successfully defended with the help of an experienced attorney. Your attorney will thoroughly investigate the allegations against you, gather evidence to support your defense, and challenge the credibility of the accuser. With a strong defense strategy, you can fight to clear your name and protect your future.
  • How can I contact David G. Moore Law for assistance with my theft crime case?
    If you're facing allegations of a theft crime in Grand Haven or the surrounding areas, don't wait to seek legal representation. Contact David G. Moore Law today to schedule a free, confidential consultation and learn more about how we can help. Your rights and your future are too important to leave to chance. Let us fight for you and protect your interests every step of the way.