Detroit & Michigan Larceny Defense Lawyer
If you have been arrested and charged with Larceny you are facing severe penalties. If you are convicted, you could go to jail, be shut out of many jobs, and even lose your children. You need an experienced and aggressive Criminal Defense Attorney to defend your rights.

In Michigan, A person who commits larceny by stealing money, goods, or chattels; a bank note, bank bill, bond, promissory note, due bill, bill of exchange or other bill, draft, order, or certificate; a book of accounts for or concerning money or goods due, to become due, or to be delivered; deed or writing containing a conveyance of land or other valuable contract in force; a receipt, release, or defeasance; a writ, process, or public record; or nonferrous metal is guilty of committing a larceny.

If you are charged with Larceny, you need a Defense Attorney who will treat your defense seriously.

Punishment for can be very severe and it depends on the value of the items taken. For instance:

  • If the property stolen has a value more than $20,000 or you have 2 or more prior Larceny convictions, you could face 10 years in prison and a $15,000 fine or 3 times the value of the property stolen, whichever is greater.
  • If the property stolen has a value more than $1,000 but less than $20,000 or you have 1 or more prior Larceny convictions, you could face 5 years in prison and a $10,000 fine or 3 times the value of the property stolen, whichever is greater.
  • If the property stolen has a value more than $200 but less than $1,000, you could face a 1 year misdemeanor and a $2,000 fine or 3 times the value of the property stolen, whichever is greater.
  • If the property stolen has a value of less than $200.00, you could charged with a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment for up to 93 days and/or a fine of not more than $500.00 or 3 times the value of the property stolen, whichever is greater.
If you are charged with Larceny, contact the Law Office of James G. Schmier, PLLC. We will work aggressively and consider all the facts in order to protect your record and your freedom.

The Law Office of James G. Schmier, PLLC is a Criminal Defense, Drunk Driving DUI and Family Law and Divorce law firm and provides legal representation in Wayne County, Oakland County, Macomb County and throughout Michigan including these Michigan cities:

Macomb County

Armada
Centerline
Chesterfield Twp.
Clinton
Eastpointe
Fraser
Harrison
Lenox
Macomb
Memphis
Mt. Clemens
New Baltimore
New Haven
Richmond
Romeo
Roseville
St. Clair Shores
Sterling Heights
Shelby
Utica
Warren
Washington

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Port Huron
Capac
Saint Clair
Algonac
Keewahdin
Marine City
Emmett
Yale

Washtenaw County

Ann Arbor
Ypsilanti
Chelsea
Saline
Manchester
Milan
Dexter

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Lansing
East Lansing
Williamston
Webberville
Stockbridge
Meridian Township
Danville

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Auburn Hills
Addison Twp.
Berkley
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Birmingham
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Wayne County

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Detroit
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Rockwood
Romulus
Southgate
Sumpter
Taylor
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Van Buren
Wayne
Westland
Woodhaven
Wyandotte

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The Law Office of James G. Schmier, PLLC
Criminal Defense, Drunk Driving DUI Defense and Family Law Divorce Attorney
(248) 705 3742