Defending Against Shoplifting And Theft Charges

If you have been arrested for shoplifting or theft, remember that this is only the first step in the criminal defense process. The State must prove its case beyond a reasonable doubt, and you have the right to be represented by a skilled criminal defense attorney.

The attorneys at The Law Office of Richard B. Rosenblatt, PC, have more than 10 years of experience aggressively defending clients against charges such as theft, petty theft or shoplifting.

Call us at 301.637.0402 to schedule a free initial consultation with an accomplished criminal defense attorney, or contact us online.

Count on Our Experience

If you are accused of a criminal misdemeanor such as shoplifting goods valued less than $100, you could still face up to 90 days in jail if you are convicted.

If the value of the goods exceeds $500, the maximum penalty is 18 months in jail plus a $500 fine.

Any employee theft over $500 is considered a felony with up to 15 years in prison and up to $25,000 in fines.

A lawyer at The Law Offices of Richard B. Rosenblatt, PC will investigate all charges, starting with the police report and the prosecutor's case, and interview you to get your side of the story.

Protect Your Right to a Bright Future

Our attorneys take great pains to defend you aggressively, because we understand how a shoplifting conviction could impact your life.

A blemish on your record could make it difficult for you to find a new job or place to live, or qualify for a professional license. You could be denied a scholarship or find it difficult to get student loans.

You have your whole future in front of you. To protect your rights and your good name, call the Rockville, Maryland, attorneys skilled in handling shoplifting charges at 301.637.0402.

Contact Us Today for a Confidential Consultation

We defend clients in Rockville and throughout Montgomery County, Maryland. If you have been accused of shoplifting, contact us for a free initial consultation.