Alabama Theft of Property Defense Attorneys
The Law Office of Ginger Poynter handles all property crime offenses, such as Receiving Stolen Property, Burglary and Theft of Property. If you have been accused of such a crime in Mobile, Alabama, the consequences of conviction are very serious. Under current state law, it is impossible to seal or expunge an adult criminal record in Alabama. Once a conviction is on your record, it will remain there forever. Worse yet, a theft conviction may make it difficult or impossible for you to find a new job, or keep your present employment.
Providing Aggressive Criminal Defense
Being arrested does not necessarily mean you will be convicted, and attorney Ginger Poynter takes the time to build the strongest criminal defense possible against theft or other property crime charges. Attorney Ginger Poynter has more than 16 years of experience in these areas and has devoted a large part of her practice to criminal defense and DUI defense.
The Law Office of Ginger Poynter, located in Mobile, Alabama, returns calls 24 hours a day/7 days a week. When you call (251)445-8313, you will speak with a skilled property crimes attorney who can guide you through the criminal process. Contact us today for a consultation.
Experienced Theft of Property Defense Attorney
Under Alabama law, the value of the property taken controls whether a crime is a misdemeanor or a felony, as well as the possible range of sentence, according to the following schedule:
- Not exceeding $500, Class A misdemeanor, up to 1 year in jail.
- $500.01 to $2,500, Class C felony, one year and one day to ten years in prison.
- $2,500.01 and up, Class B felony, two to twenty years in prison.