Accused of Shoplifting? Learn How Our Hands-On Legal Team May Be Able To Help You

Orange County Shoplifting Defense Lawyer

Overview of Shoplifting Charges in California

Need a lawyer for shoplifting? Shoplifting is the illegal stealing or taking of an item from a place of sale with the intention of not paying or paying less than the stated value. Shoplifting crimes often encompass goods of little value. Punishments for shoplifting crimes consist of a fine, possible community service and a notice of theft on your permanent record. An Orange County criminal defense lawyer can help you establish what options you may have available and take legal action on your behalf.

Find out how we can help you. Contact us for your free case evaluation without delay.

Building a Shoplifting Defense

Shoplifting often results in minimal punishments but it is essential that you have a professional lawyer on your side to help you negotiate your sentence. Our law firm can help you analyze the details of your charge and investigate every possible option. Although shoplifting normally doesn't result in any jail time, it can have negative lifelong affects. The damage done to your personal record can hinder you career goals and pursuits as well as make it difficult to obtain credit, licenses and other legal documentation.

We understand what you are going through and we encourage you to speak with us about any concern you may have. Our firm strongly believes that you deserve a second chance and that you can correct any mistake you made. We always push to have our cases settled in negotiation to reduce costs, charges and embarrassment. If your case does go to trial, we will defend you aggressively until the end, whether that is an appeal, reduced charge or dropped case.

Looking for a Theft Crime Lawyer Orange County?

The Law Office of Frances Prizzia prides themselves on commitment and dedication. Our clients are always treated with the utmost respect and integrity. We will conduct research and investigations to ensure every fact is correct. Our firm is very passionate about the work we do. The hard work and extreme attention to detail our firm displays will help position your case in a positive light.

Shoplifting crimes can have serious, negative effects on your life. Contact an Orange County shoplifting defense attorney to receive dedicated legal representation for your shoplifting charge.

Track Record of Success

Take a Look at Our Most Recent Victories
  • Case Won DMV hearing win on a 0.20 blood alcohol level in a DUI case
  • Case Dropped to Misdemeanor DUI With Injuries
  • Not Guilty Not Guilty in 20 minutes on 4 counts of forgery on 2 different victims, even with a client's own confession!
  • Dismissed Dismissed - People v. Eloy A.
  • Dissmissed Dismissed - People v. Erick S
  • Dismissed Probation Termination - People v. Gustavo C.
  • Not Guilty Not Guilty verdict after only 30 minutes of jury deliberation in a vandalism case
  • Not Guilty Not Guilty verdict in an assault and battery case even after eyewitness testimony!
  • Not Guilty Not Guilty verdict on DUI with injuries, where client had a strike prior and was on felony probation!
  • Dismissed Dismissed - People v. Brian O.

Why Choose Us?

Top Reasons Why We Should Be Your First Call
  • Over a Decade of Experience

  • Successfully Handled Hundreds of Cases

  • Hands-On Approach to Each Case

  • "Top 100 Trial Lawyers" by the National Trial Lawyers

  • Free Initial Case Evaluations

  • Fluent in Spanish and Tagalog

  • Payment Plans Available

  • Voted Client's Choice by Avvo

Our Commitment to Excellence

  • Premium Membership
  • Distinguished Counsel
  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • American Institute of Criminal Law
  • Avvo Client Choice Award (2012-2016)
  • Avvo 10.0 Rating
  • The  National Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyers
  • The National Top 100 Trial Lawyers