Being accused of burglary, robbery or armed robbery is a serious matter, especially in New Orleans, Louisiana. If you, or someone you love, has recently been arrested for robbery, burglary or armed robbery in Southeast Louisiana, I am able to help you. As an experienced criminal defense attorney and robbery lawyer, I will listen to your case and provide a professional and effective defense to a judge or jury. My law firm has handled a variety of theft related cases, from petty thefts such as shoplifting through complex grand theft felonies.
Robbery is the taking of money or goods that is in the possession of another by force or intimidation. There are defenses to this definition and I am here to exploit them in order to defendant your in court, making sure that you are not convicted of a crime you did not commit, and you and your family’s lives are as least interrupted as possible. In Louisiana, the penalties for a robbery crime will depend on the value of the stolen item and circumstances. Crescent City Law will work with you to understand the details of the charge with the goal of protecting your rights, defending your actions, and minimizing/elimaniting the possibility of jail time.
A burglary is the breaking and entering a building illegally for the purpose of committing a crime. If you have been recently arrested and charged with burglary in New Orleans, consider calling the experienced and thorough Crescent City Law firm immediately. Whether you live in New Orleans, or you are visiting New Orleans as a tourist or on business, we can help by mitigating the consequences of the charges.
Armed Robbery offenses will differentiate between a simple robbery or an aggravated robbery. The most common factor that is considered aggravated is that one is charged with robbery with a deadly weapon, represented that he or she had a firearm or other deadly weapon during the robbery, or that the robber inflicted bodily injury to another. If you have been charged with a crime of this matter, you should immediately contact a serious armed robbery lawyer in Orleans Parish. Being charged with armed robbery is an extremely serious offense and carries with it an minimum jail sentence including large fines. Protecting your rights is my number one goal as I help defend you in a court of law.
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