Grand Theft

Los Angeles Grand Theft Defense Attorney

R.J. Manuelian is a well-reputed Los Angeles criminal defense attorney  that has defended clients facing felony grand theft charges. He has had great success in the negotiation of dismissals and lowering of charges in burglary cases. If you or someone you know has been charged with grand theft in the Los Angeles area, R.J. Manuelian invites you to contact him for a free consultation concerning your pending charges.

Los Angeles Grand Theft Penal Code 487 Defense Attorney

A felony grand theft charge in California can result in a depending on the circumstances of the case. Being convicted of felony grand theft can result in up to 3 years in prison. California felony grand theft penalties can be harsh. A skilled Los Angeles criminal defense attorney well-versed and experienced in grand theft defense may be able to have charges reduced or dismissed. For instance, when prosecutors are having a difficult time showing proof of the crime or run into legal technicalities, they are often more than willing to settle a grand theft case for a lesser charge or dismiss the case.

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Defense for Grand Theft Charges

Grand theft is considered a “wobbler” offense in California, which means it can be charged as either felony or misdemeanor. If convicted of misdemeanor grand theft, you face up to 364 days in county jail and a maximum fine of $1,000.

Felony Grand Theft Penalties 

If you are convicted of felony grand theft in California, you face the following penalties:

  • 16 months, two or three years in county jail and
  • Maximum fine of $10,000.

Manuelian Law Firm

Address:633 W 5th Street #2622, Los Angeles, CA 90071

Phone: (213) 401-2777