Put the Experience of a Former State Prosecutor on Your Side

Shoplifting & Petit Theft Attorney in Miami

Guiding You Every Step of the Way through the Criminal Process

Shoplifting is a theft crime which is usually charged as petit theft. Petit theft is the unlawful taking of goods valued at less than $300. Depending on the value of the goods, petit theft may be charged as a first- or second-degree misdemeanor.

First-Degree Misdemeanor

  • Property stolen is worth over $100 but less than $300
  • If a person is convicted of petit theft of the first degree, they may face 1 year in jail or 1 year of probation and a $1,000 fine.

Second-Degree Misdemeanor

  • Property stolen is worth less than $100
  • If a person is convicted of petit theft of the second-degree, they may face 6 months in jail or 6 months’ probation and a $500 fine.

Third-Degree Felony

  • If someone has had two or more prior petit thefts, they may be charged with a third-degree felony and may face 5 years in prison regardless of the amount of the theft.

These penalties are severe, and your future could be ruined if you are convicted. This is why it is of the utmost importance that you retain a skilled petit theft attorney in Miami if you are facing these charges.

Call Law Office of Armando J. Hernandez, P.A. today at (305) 400-0074 or contact us online to set up a free consultation with our petit theft lawyer in Miami.

What Our Clients Are Saying

Read Recent Reviews About Our Legal Service
  • “Great attorney! I recommend Armando 100%.”

    Adhemar
  • “Super exelente”

    Antonio
  • “I can highly and strongly recommend the Law Office of Armando J. Hernandez to anyone.”

    Jax Miami, FL
  • “He cares about his client. You can trust him.”

    Hong
  • “Thank you, Armando. I will refer to you anytime.”

    Ty
  • “Great Team and Great Group of People”

    llich_09 Miami, FL
  • “Outstanding Experience!”

    J.D. Miami, FL
  • “Best lawyer with the fairest price”

    Kyle
  • “Best lawyer in Miami!”

    Adrian
  • “Very satisfied!”

    Max
  • “I Definitely Recommend Him, He Won’t Let You Down!”

    Samuel Miami, FL
  • “You would not regret choosing him!”

    Anonymous
  • “The best experience I could hope for.”

    Francesca
  • “Armando J. Hernandez is an expert in the criminal field.”

    Saul Miami, FL
  • “Armando was a huge help getting my case dropped and dismissed. I can't thank him enough!”

    Anonymous

Reach Out to Us Today

Schedule a Free Initial Case Review
    • Please enter your first name.
    • Please enter your last name.
    • Please enter your email address.
      This isn't a valid email address.
    • This isn't a valid phone number.
    • Please make a selection.
    • Please enter a message.