Theft Attorney in Laguna Beach CA
For immediate assistance and a skillful defense, choose the Law Office of Michael L. Fell as your theft attorney in Laguna Beach CA
Have you been accused of a theft crime? Whether the crime carries the potential for jail time or not, a conviction could have a serious impact on your future. You deserve a theft attorney in Laguna Beach CA who cares as much about your future as you do. In other words, you deserve Michael L. Fell.
Working together with his stellar legal team, Michael L. Fell will fight aggressively to bring your case to a quick resolution that subjects you to the least possible penalty. 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
Because there are so many different theft crimes defined under California law, you need a theft attorney in Laguna Beach CA who is intimately familiar with all the nuances of the law. As a California Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist who has passed a rigorous exam on the topic and pursues ongoing education in criminal law matters, Michael L. Fell fits the bill. No matter which of these theft crimes may be involved in your case, he can help:
- 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 Laguna Beach CA Still Help?
Definitely. Even if you believe you have no choice but to plead guilty, you should always consult an experienced theft attorney in Laguna Beach CA. Michael L. Fell can advise you of your rights and options for resolving the case in a way that is as favorable as possible.
As a former prosecutor himself, Attorney Fell can offer important insights into how prosecutors think and how to fight back against them. 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. 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 Laguna Beach 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
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 Laguna Beach 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.