Criminal Defense Attorney in Oklahoma City
No matter what sort of criminal charges you face, you need an experienced criminal defense attorney to stand by your side and plead your cause.
Attorney William R. Pierce is a former State Prosecutor, which gives him unique insight into the criminal justice system. He has personally handled thousands of criminal cases and knows what it takes to craft a strong, compelling defense. Whether you are seeking to refute the charges issued against you, receive a reduced sentence, or evaluate your other legal options, be sure to connect with Attorney Pierce as soon as possible.
Call (405) 622-4057 to speak to an Oklahoma City criminal defense attorney today.
Types of Property Crimes We Handle
Property crimes are any criminal acts that involve theft or destruction of property. They can vary widely in severity, ranging from petit theft and vandalism to arson and aggravated robbery. When you call William R. Pierce Attorney at Law for help, he may be able to help you with cases involving any the following:
- Breaking and entering
- Receiving stolen property
Penalties for Property Crimes in Oklahoma
The penalties you receive will vary based on the nature of your property-related criminal offense. An act of vandalism, for example, can be considered a misdemeanor or a felony offense, depending on the extent of the damage done and the value of the vandalized property. On the other hand, you could be convicted of a felony offense if you steal or damage valuable property, especially if you commit an act of aggression, violence, or coercion in the process.
Do I Need an Attorney to Defend Misdemeanor Charges?
Regardless of the severity of the criminal charges levied against you, it can have a powerfully negative impact on your life. In addition to serving jail time, paying thousands of dollars in fines, and other civil penalties, you could experience a number of painful personal consequences, including:
- Difficulty finding a new or better job
- Negative optics in child custody and divorce hearings
- Additional challenges when seeking to take out loans
- Difficulty gaining entrance into educational programs