Burglary And Robbery Crimes

Fort Walton Beach Civil And Criminal Law Firm

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Strong Defense Against Burglary Or Robbery Charges

If convicted on burglary or robbery charges, you could be looking at spending five years to life in prison, depending on the circumstances involved in your case. It is also important to realize that any theft-related conviction will result in a permanent criminal history, affecting your ability to find employment and make a living for the rest of your life. If you or someone you love is facing burglary or robbery charges, it is crucial to have experienced legal counsel. At Cotton & Gates, Attorneys at Law, we have more than 30 years of criminal defense experience in northwest Florida.

In Fort Walton Beach, Destin or elsewhere in the Florida Panhandle, call our burglary defense lawyers at 850-651-9900.

Charged With Burglary? Let Us Fight To Defend You.

Burglary refers to entering a home, business, vehicle or building with the intent to commit a crime inside. A person may also be charged with burglary if a person remains on a premises after the consent to remain has been withdrawn. If another crime, such as a battery, is committed during the act of the burglary, you could be charged with a first-degree felony. We defend against all varieties of burglary charges, including:

  • Criminal trespass
  • Receiving stolen property
  • First-degree burglary battery
  • Second-degree burglary
  • Third-degree burglary

The Aggressive Robbery Defense You Need

Our property crime defense attorneys provide an aggressive defense against robbery charges. Robbery is a theft crime that involves the use of force or threatening violence against another person. If a weapon is involved, convictions can result in up to 30 years in prison.

Free Consultation With A Burglary Defense Attorney

We look forward to hearing from you about your case. Contact our firm to schedule a free consultation.