In the State of Florida, theft offenses are categorized by the value of what is alleged to have been stolen. Grand Theft is the most serious of theft offenses and can be labeled as a first, second, or third degree felony depending on value. Our Orlando Grand Theft Lawyer is a former prosecutor who has represented clients throughout the Central Florida area in all levels of theft offenses. We understand the impact that a conviction for Grand Theft can have on your future. We ensure our clients that we will diligently investigate your case to provide the best defense to your charges. If you or a loved one has been charged with Grand Theft, contact our office today at 407-473-1233 for a free and confidential case review.
Grand Theft Orlando
Pursuant to Florida Statute 812.014, a person is alleged to have committed the offense of Grand Theft when they knowingly obtain or use, or endeavor to obtain or use the property of another with the intent to temporarily or permanently deprive the person to the right or benefit of the property. The seriousness of the offense will be determined by the value of the property that is alleged to have been stolen.
Grand Theft Third Degree Grand Theft Third Degree is charged when the value of the property is alleged to have a value more than $300 but less than $20,000. Grand Theft will also be deemed a third degree felony if the item was a firearm, motor vehicle, stop sign, fire extinguisher, or a commercially farmed animal. A Grand Theft Third Degree will be punishable by up to 5-years of incarceration or probation and a $5,000 fine.
Grand Theft Second Degree Grand Theft Second Degree is charged when the value of the property is alleged to have a value greater than $20,000 but less than $100,000. Grand Theft will also be charged as a second degree felony if the item was emergency medical equipment or law enforcement equipment that is valued at greater than $300. A Grand Theft Second Degree is punishable by up to 15-years of incarceration or probation and a $10,000 fine.
Grand Theft First Degree Grand Theft First Degree is charged when the value of the property is alleged to have a value greater than $100,000. A Grand Theft First Degree is punishable by up to 30-years incarceration or probation and a $15,000 fine.
Get Help from Our Experienced Orlando Grand Theft Attorney With over 15-years of Criminal Trial Experience, our Orlando Grand Theft Attorney will aggressively fight to defend and protect your rights. We have successfully fought for and defended the rights of hundreds of clients who have been charged with Grand Theft offenses in Orlando and throughout the Central Florida area. Call us today to schedule your free and confidential case review. We will be happy to answer your questions and advise you how we will use our experience to fight for you. Call today at 407-473-1233.