Lynnwood Property Crime Attorney
What are Property Crimes?
Property crimes fall under many different categories and can include: arson, unlawful entry or trespassing, vehicle theft, robbery, vandalism, property destruction ("malicious mischief"), possession of stolen property or shoplifting. Property crimes can be charged as either a felony or misdemeanor depending on the circumstances of the crime.
With your freedom possibly at stake, you need to contact a Lynnwood property crime attorney immediately. The likelihood of conviction and the harshness of any sentence can be mitigated with the necessary credentials and experience on your side.
Facing charges for a property crime? Call our Lynnwood property crime lawyer at your earliest convenience for an in-depth and personal free initial consultation.
Have You Been Charged with Criminal Trespassing in Washington?
Our Lynnwood property crime attorneys will address every nuance and work exhaustively to help build a watertight defense. No stone will be left unturned in our fight to protect your rights. We are never satisfied with anything but our best effort - you can trust that we will be relentless in our pursuit of your desirable result.
Regardless, however, of the exact instances of your criminal accusation, it is imperative that you receive the legal defense that you deserve. By working with a Lynnwood property crime attorney that understands the law, you can breathe easier knowing that your rights will be protected with aggressive and creative solutions. For example, a lawyer might attack the charge by arguing that you had no knowledge. If you are not knowingly trespassing, a successful defense can often be built for your benefit.
Penalties for Trespassing
In the state of Washington, if you enter unlawfully into a building or remain there, you could be guilty of criminal trespass. This is usually considered a gross misdemeanor, however, in some instances it can be bumped up to a simple misdemeanor which carries with it punishments of monetary fines up to $1000 and ninety days spent in jail.
Safeguarding Your Rights in Lynnwood
Need a property crime lawyer for your criminal case in Lynnwood, WA? Because one of our attorneys, Lance Fryrear, has years of experience as a former prosecutor, our firm has an edge over other defense attorneys because they are familiar with what the prosecutor is looking for when investigating a crime. The prosecutor's purpose is to put you in jail; you need someone on your side who is just as experienced with the legal system. We have a strong reputation as being tough negotiators as well as experienced litigators.
We have examined thousands of defenses a year as a prosecutor and will do everything we can to reduce or eliminate the charges you are facing. Call us for personal service, honest representation, and excellent results.
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