Theft Attorney in Costa Mesa CA
For immediate assistance and a skillful defense, choose the Law Office of Michael L. Fell as your theft attorney in Costa Mesa CA
Are you the prime suspect in a theft case? Whether the matter involves a relatively minor offense or a serious incident with the potential for a lengthy jail sentence, it will impact your future. You owe it to yourself to select the best theft attorney in Costa Mesa CA you can find. Michael L. Fell makes an excellent choice, because he sincerely cares about your future.
Attorney Fell and his team will work diligently to help prevent any undeserved, unfair, or unduly harsh punishment in your case. We can actually start helping you before charges are even filed, so do not hesitate to contact us at the first indication that you may be a suspect in a theft case.
Attorney Fell Knows the Law
Michael L. Fell is not just any theft attorney in Costa Mesa CA. He is actually a California Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist, which signals that he has completed a rigorous process to prove his in-depth knowledge of our state’s criminal statutes. Attorney Fell will leverage this knowledge for your benefit, quickly identifying and implementing the best strategy for the type of charge you face and the type of evidence the prosecution has against you. Attorney Fell handles all theft charges including:
- Petty Theft
- Grand Theft
- Identity Theft
- Bad Checks
- Fake IDs
- Auto Burglary
- Altering a VIN Number
- Breaking & Entering
- Possession of Burglary Tools
Now You May Wonder…
…What If I Was Caught Red-Handed? Can a Theft Attorney in Costa Mesa CA Still Help?
Yes! Even if you believe you have no choice but to plead guilty, your theft attorney in Costa Mesa CA may very well be able to identify strategies for resolving your case in a more favorable way that you ever thought possible.
Because Attorney Fell spent 18 years in the DA’s office at the beginning of his career, he understands what evidence prosecutors need to prove a theft charge and how to effectively counter many of their arguments. With his help, you are virtually guaranteed a better outcome than if you chose to forgo representation and immediately plead guilty.
Get Relief with “Creative Sentencing”
Attorney Fell is well known as an expert in “creative sentencing,” or the use of carefully negotiated plea deals to secure highly beneficial outcomes for his clients. Here are some of the possible plea deals Attorney Fell might be able to secure as your theft attorney in Costa Mesa CA:
- Getting the charges dropped in exchange for restitution and counseling (for first time offenders)
- Getting a felony reduced to a misdemeanor, which will be much less damaging to your record
- Securing probation or house arrest in lieu of jail time
Need Help With a Disciplinary Hearing?
Criminal penalties aren’t the only consequences that can come from a theft conviction you may also face school discipline or professional discipline. Fortunately, in addition to criminal defense representation, we also offer services to assist you when facing disciplinary actions from a college disciplinary board or from the California Nursing, Dental, Pharmaceutical, or Medical Boards.
Call Now For Immediate Assistance
At the Law Office of Michael L. Fell, we understand that being questioned or arrested can be a very upsetting experience. You cannot rely on investigators or prosecutors to give you good advice in this situation! Instead, you need to consult a theft attorney in Costa Mesa CA right away. We have an attorney on call 24/7 to provide immediate advice and assistance. We also offer the option to schedule a free initial consultation with Attorney Fell if you matter is less urgent. Please call us at (949) 585-9055 now.