Portland Theft Lawyers
Because theft is one of the most common criminal offenses, our Portland theft defense attorneys realize that many people don’t consider theft to be as serious a criminal act as many other types of crime. However, in some cases, theft is treated as an extremely serious offense, with penalties similar to assault and other violent crimes. Therefore, it is critical that individuals who have been accused of theft pursue legal representation.
If you or someone you know has been arrested for theft, you may be able to have the charges against you reduced or even dropped altogether with the help of an experienced defense attorney. Contact the Portland theft attorneys of Castleberry & Elison, P.C., today at 503-223-0011 to speak with a knowledgeable legal professional about the details of your case and learn more about your rights and options under the law.
How We Can Help
The criminal penalties for theft are largely dependent on the monetary property of the stolen property, although certain other factors can also influence the ultimate decision. At Castleberry & Elison, P.C., we are prepared to assist individuals who have been accused of:
- Theft III (stealing property valued at less than $100)
- Theft II (stealing property valued between $100 and $1000)
- Theft I (stealing property valued at more than $1000, as well as other specific circumstances)
- Aggravated Theft I (stealing property valued at more than $10,000)
These are the basic Oregon theft laws under which an individual accused of stealing another person’s property may be charged.
If you or someone you know has been charged with theft, we can help. Contact the Portland theft lawyers of Castleberry & Elison, P.C., at 503-223-0011 today to discuss your case with a qualified member of our legal team and begin formulating your defense.