MIAMI GRAND THEFT ATTORNEY

Aggressive South Florida Criminal Defense Lawyer

Grand theft is a theft crime that involves stealing a person’s possessions with the intention of permanently depriving them of the goods. In order for a crime to be considered grand theft, the value amount of the property stolen must be $300 or more. In state court the most serious theft charges are Grand Theft.

Florida Penalties for Grand Theft

Theft penalties are classified by degrees according to the value amount of the items stolen.

3rd Degree Grand Theft

  • A person has committed the crime of 3rd Grand theft if the property stolen is valued between $300 and $19,999.
  • If a person is convicted of 3rd Degree Grand Theft, which is a 3rd Degree Felony, he/she may face a maximum penalty of 5 years in jail and fines of up to $5,000.

2nd Degree Grand Theft

  • A person has committed the crime of 2nd Grand Theft if the property stolen is valued between $20,000 and $99,999.
  • If a person is convicted of 2nd Degree Grand Theft, which is a 2nd Degree Felony, he/she may face a maximum penalty of 15 years in prison and fines of up to $10,000.

1St Degree Grand Theft

  •  A person has committed the crime of 1st Degree Grand Theft if the property stolen is valued at $100,000 or more.
  • If a person is convicted of 1st Degree Grand Theft, which is a 1st Degree Felony, he/she may face a maximum penalty of 30 years in prison and fines of up to $10,000.

Grand Theft is a serious crime. Time is of the essence. Even if you have not been formally charged with a crime, attorney Hernandez can intercede and work to protect your rights. Involving an attorney as early in the process as possible is important if you are to have the best opportunity of successfully fighting your charges and avoiding a conviction. Mr. Hernandez is a formidable ally to have in your corner. Due to the difficulty of the cases and the probable sentences that attach, it is essential that you contact Mr. Hernandez. With his extensive knowledge of the legal system, attorney Hernandez will provide you with the most aggressive and knowledgeable legal representation possible in the face of your grand theft charges. 

For more information and your free consultation contact attorney Armando Hernandez today at 305-442-2590.