Robbery lawyers come in all forms, but only Ross Green, a former Deputy District Attorney, has acted as a successful robbery attorney and a robbery lawyer with a proven history in San Mateo County California (CA), Redwood City 94063, San Francisco 94101 and the surrounding areas.
A theft becomes a robbery when the taking of property is accomplished with the use of force or fear. The Property must be taken from a person or their immediate presence.
Robbery is a very serious offense and carries harsh penalties. Robbery is also a ‘Strike', under California's Three Strikes law. As such, consequences of a robbery conviction can be lifelong. For more information on the affect of a ‘Strike' conviction see the information entitled “California's Three Strikes Law” on the home page. Robbery can only be charged as a Felony.
Potential Penalties for Robbery
• Felony Jail Time (Up to 4 Years)
• A ‘Strike' under California's Three Strikes Law
• Informal/formal Probation
• Permanent Criminal Record
Common Defenses for Robbery
• Failure to Give Miranda Warnings
• Force used in Self-Defense
• Lack of Intent to Permanently Deprive
• Abandonment of the Property
• Property Not Taken from Person or their Presence
Criminal Defense Lawyer for Criminal, Armed, Juvenile Robbery, Burglary and Theft Charges
Selecting an attorney is often a difficult process. Be sure to discuss with whomever you choose, any and all viable defenses. Should fighting your case at trial not be the best option, talk to your attorney about the possibility of an alternative sentence, such as community service, electronic home monitoring or work furlough. A plea bargain can often be negotiated to reduce fines or allow for an extended payment period.
Contact the Law Offices of Ross Green for a Free Consultation. Ross has over eight years of experience handling robbery offenses. All possible defenses will be explored and your rights clearly explained.
For one of the best robbery attorneys in San Mateo County California (CA), Redwood City 94063, San Francisco 94101 and the surrounding vicinities, Ross Green has proven to be one of the most successful robbery lawyers in this area.