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Theft Crimes Attorney in Manhattan

Avoid the Effects of Having a Criminal Record

Theft crimes have the potential to smear your criminal record with convictions that could hurt your ability to get a job, a loan, or housing. With the right Manhattan theft crimes attorney on your side, it is possible to obtain a favorable outcome for your case. The team at Kreisberg & Maitland has helped residents throughout Bronx, Brooklyn, and surrounding areas to fight their criminal charges and protect their futures.

Call (212) 235-1525 now to schedule your free consultation with a Manhattan criminal defense lawyer.

New York State Theft Laws

Larceny is defined as taking another’s property with the intent to wrongfully deprive them of it. Larceny can include crimes such as embezzlement or fraud. Penalties for these crimes will vary depending on the type of property that was stolen and how it was stolen. Theft without the use of force like petit larceny with fines of up to $1,000 and grand larceny with a minimum of one year in prison plus fines.

Larceny involves crimes that include:

  • Taking lost property
  • Stealing confidential data or programs
  • Hiding evidence of debt
  • Altering utilities readouts to lower a bill
  • Issuing a bad check

How an Experienced Attorney Can Help

By working with a Manhattan criminal defense lawyer familiar with New York’s larceny laws, you increase your chances of obtaining a favorable outcome in your case. There are cases where a person took items without intent to deprive another or was threatened into stealing something to avoid worse consequences. In any case, calling the team at Kreisberg & Maitland cannot hurt your case. We have over 125 years of combined experience helping our clients fight criminal charges. Do not fight your case alone.

Call our firm today by dialing (212) 235-1525 for a free consultation.

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