Theft & Fraud Offenses

Brigantine NJ Theft Attorney

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If you have been arrested on criminal theft or fraud charges in Atlantic County, New Jersey, you could be facing serious penalties including jail time or probation, thousands of dollars in fines and restitution, and hours of community service. A criminal conviction for theft of property or services or for any type of fraud can also detrimentally affect your life and your future, because criminal convictions for this type of crime, which reflects poorly on your moral character, can severely limit your future job opportunities and even your ability to further your education. For non-citizens, being convicted of a crime involving your moral character can also affect your immigration status and even get you deported. Our powerful legal defense team at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall is highly skilled in defending a wide variety of fraud and theft criminal charges. Our knowledgeable attorneys will put their years of experience to work for you, in order to expertly navigate the legal system and reach the best possible outcome for your case.

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Because theft and fraud are potentially serious crimes in New Jersey, and may even be considered felony offenses depending on the facts of your case, it is highly advisable to work with an attorney who is well versed at representing defendants in theft and fraud matters. Attorneys at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall handle matters in Atlantic City, Mays Landing, Egg Harbor Township, Galloway Township, Hamilton Township, and throughout Atlantic County. Our criminal defense lawyers have extensive experience handling matters involving a wide variety of theft and fraud crimes, including the following types of charges:

  • Shoplifting (N.J.S.A. § 2C:20-11)
  • Robbery (N.J.S.A. § 2C:15-1)
  • Burglary (N.J.S.A. § 2C:18-2)
  • Bad Checks (N.J.S.A. § 2C:21-5)
  • Theft by Deception (N.J.S.A. § 2C:20-4)
  • Theft of Services (N.J.S.A. § 2C:20-8)
  • Identity Theft or Impersonation (N.J.S.A. § 2C:21-17)
  • Credit Card Fraud, Theft, and/or Forgery (N.J.S.A. § 2C:21-6(c), N.J.S.A. § 2C:21-6(h), N.J.S.A. § 2C:21-6)
  • Insurance Fraud (N.J.S.A. § 2C:21-4.6)
  • Prescription Fraud & Forgery (N.J.S.A. § 2C:35-13)
  • Receiving Stolen Property (N.J.S.A. § 2C:20-7)
  • Theft of Movable Property (N.J.S.A. § 2C:20-3(a))
  • Forgery (N.J.S.A. § 2C:21-1)

If you are facing criminal charges for a theft or fraud offense such as any of those listed above, it is important to retain an experienced and knowledgeable criminal defense lawyer who is skilled in handling this type of offense to handle your case. Retaining the right lawyer will help ensure that your case is handled with the best approach possible in order to ensure the best possible outcome for you. Not only do our attorneys have the requisite skill, experience, and knowledge to help you achieve a favorable outcome, our legal defense team also has invaluable insight into how the system works since many of our attorneys have worked as prosecutors in the past. Our legal defense team’s unique and powerful combination of skill, knowledge, and experience allows us to expertly negotiate favorable outcomes for our clients, often successfully reducing potential harsh penalties by taking advantage of options such as pre-trial intervention programs or conditional discharge programs, and frequently succeeding in reducing charges to a less serious offense.

Egg Harbor Township NJ Fraud Lawyer

If you are facing charges for a theft or fraud crime, please The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall for a free consultation. Our experienced criminal defense team will review the facts of your case and guide you toward the best possible resolution of your case. Call us at 1-877-450-8301 or e-mail our office to arrange a free consultation for your Atlantic County theft or fraud case today.