Theft and fraud allegations are among the most serious crimes a person can be charged with, or investigated for. A possible conviction on such charges can be life altering because theft is an allegation involving honesty and trust. M. Dean Jenkins has had 48 years of experience in defending serious criminal charges, including theft and fraud and identify fraud. Convictions for theft, fraud and identity fraud can result in lengthy incarceration, and can lead to loss of employment or opportunity for employment. In numerous professions and types of employment, such convictions could result in a loss of the business license necessary to engage in that employment.
In addition, theft and fraud charges alleging certain amounts of value are felonies, with significantly longer incarceration as a possible sentence.
In many cases the outcome will depend on pretrial motions filed and litigated regarding the legality of the police conduct and police investigation of the case. You will need a lawyer with experience and dedication who will thoroughly prepare your case. That is the key to a successful defense. In some cases, negotiations can be made to achieve an acceptable outcome.
The most important decision you will have to make if facing these charges is the choice of the lawyer to represent you in these very difficult and complex cases.
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Ayres, Jenkins, Gordy & Almand, P.A.
If you are accused of a criminal offense, or, if you are a suspect in a criminal investigation, by far the most important decision you will make is the selection of the lawyer to represent you.
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