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Theft Crimes Effectively Defended in Decatur, GA

Strong defense of theft charges

In Georgia, theft can take many forms but always follows one basic precept: the taking of something that is not your property and the intention of permanently depriving the other person of that property. As an attorney with 17 years of experience in defending a range of criminal matters, James D. Michael has both the knowledge and the skill to help when you or a loved one are accused of theft.

Theft includes the deceptive means of acquiring property, the illegal conversion of property for your own use, or even the failure to perform a service for which you have received compensation. If you have been accused of theft in Decatur or the surrounding areas, you should contact a skilled criminal lawyer with experience in the local, state or superior courts to defend you.

Misdemeanor and felony theft allegations, including employer and employee theft, stealing involving state and federal employees and the misappropriation of funds, are focuses of Jim Michael’s theft practice. Additional theft crimes that require an attorney for proper defense in Georgia include:

  • Burglary
  • Bribery
  • Fraud
  • Computer theft
  • Auto theft
  • Credit card fraud
  • Identify theft
  • Mail fraud
  • Money laundering
  • Robbery

Aggressive, attentive, and compassionate to clients

The law firm of James D. Michael, P.C. maintains several characteristics that contribute to its success. Jim Michael conscientiously builds a defense with a sensitivity to the situation in which his clients have found themselves. He spends time with his clients and gets to know them and their families to keep them updated with any developments in their case. In turn, he is a focused litigator in area courtrooms, where he has tried cases for 17 years.

To fight for your defense, Jim Michael does his utmost in and out of the courtroom. Where appropriate, he can negotiate for reduction of charges, file a motion to suppress evidence and strongly assert his position to rebut the prosecution’s case, among other things aimed at obtaining positive results in relation to your case. Jim’s ability to defend you successfully is proven by the continued referrals he receives from satisfied clients.


Contact an aggressive Decatur defense litigator today

James D. Michael, P.C. has been providing effective criminal defense representation for clients accused of theft in the Decatur for 17 years. He returns calls and emails in a timely manner and offers flexible office hours for your convenience.

Jim Michael serves clients in the following counties:

  • DeKalb
  • Gwinnett
  • Fulton
  • Clayton
  • Cobb
  • Douglas
  • Henry
  • Hall
  • Newton
  • Rockdale
  • Walton

Contact Jim online today, or call 404-857-4059 to set up a free consultation.