Are You Facing Theft Or Burglary Charges?

If you or someone in your family has been arrested and charged with theft, the consequences can be serious. Theft crimes are considered crimes of moral turpitude, a label that can haunt convicted individuals for years in employment, housing and other facets of life. Theft crimes may be charged as misdemeanors or felony offenses depending on the value of the property or services stolen, and whether the theft involved a weapon, a vehicle or any dangerous item.

At Mankey Law Office in Golden Valley, Minnesota, we have extensive experience defending individuals in the Twin Cities metro against all types of theft charges, including:

  • Shoplifting
  • Burglary
  • Check fraud and check forgery
  • Credit card fraud
  • Robbery and armed robbery
  • Receiving stolen property
  • Identity theft

The earlier we become involved in your case, the better. Call 612-424-9454 today or send us an email today to learn how we can help. Your initial consultation is free of charge.

Even Minor Charges Can Have Long-Term Consequences

One of the most common types of theft charges is shoplifting. The people who face this charge are often young people with no prior arrests or convictions, and they often make the mistake of not talking to an attorney right away.

Having any type of theft on your record has both legal and personal consequences. Employers, landlords, colleges, credit bureaus and others who conduct background checks will learn of your conviction. The consequences can be crippling.

An Experienced Attorney Who Will Protect Your Rights

Our goal is to keep a theft off your record. We have extensive experience working with prosecutors to reach agreement on reduced or dismissed charges.

Of course, we won't look for plea bargains if the evidence is strongly in your favor. Attorney Mankey is an experienced courtroom litigator who will go to trial if it's in your best interest. He has the experience, reputation and knowledge of the law to make him a formidable opponent in and out of the courtroom.

Schedule A Free Consultation Today

If you have been charged with any form of theft or burglary, call 612-424-9454 or use our contact form to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation. Our experienced attorney can evaluate your case and advise you on your options for moving forward. Our lawyer represents clients through Minneapolis and St Paul.