Theft Attorney in Irvine CA
For immediate assistance and a skillful defense, choose the Law Office of Michael L. Fell as your theft attorney in Irvine CA
Have you been accused of a theft crime? Whether you allegedly stole $100 worth of goods from a store or $1,000 in cash from your employer, a conviction would definitely hurt your reputation and your future. You deserve a theft attorney in Irvine CA who cares as much about your future as you do. In other words, you deserve Michael L. Fell.
Attorney Fell and his team will work diligently to help prevent any undeserved, unfair, or unduly harsh punishment in your case. The earlier you let us start helping you, the better. In some cases, Attorney Fell can intercede while the prosecutors are still reviewing the police reports and convince them to drop the charges.
Attorney Fell Knows the Law
As a California Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist, Michael L. Fell has a much deeper knowledge of the law than your average theft attorney in Irvine CA. 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 Irvine CA Still Help?
Absolutely. It is very important that you not give up on your defense just because police and prosecutors are acting like a conviction is a sure thing. Your theft attorney in Irvine 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”
Because Attorney Fell feels strongly that jail time is seldom an appropriate punishment for this clients, he works hard to resolve cases using “creative sentencing” and secure dispositions that are more favorable. Depending on the strength or weakness of the evidence against you and your criminal history, Attorney Fell may be able to secure a highly favorable deal just for you. Some examples of outcomes he has secured as a theft attorney in Irvine CA include:
- 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
Getting arrested--or even just questioned--in a theft case can be confusing and stressful. Fortunately, you can count on a theft attorney in Irvine CA to provide clear explanations of the charges you may face as well as reliable advice about your options for your defense. 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.