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A Former Prosecutor — Who Knows How To Win

With 20 years of experience in the criminal justice system, I know how to get positive results for clients who have been charged with a criminal offense. With insider knowledge and a drive to win, I am the attorney defendants turn to when dismissal — and freedom — is their goal.

High Rate Of Dismissals And Acquittals

Recognized by the Equal Justice Foundation for my “high rate of
acquittals and dismissals” in domestic violence cases.

Former Domestic Violence/Sex Assault Prosecutor

With a background in criminal prosecution, I have the know-how and insight
to stand-up for your constitutional rights.

Domestic Violence Defense

Falsely accused? Misunderstood? Targeted by a spiteful significant other?
I can help.

Sexual Assault Defense

I don’t judge. I provide mitigating evidence to the
court to paint a complete, accurate picture.

2016 - 10 Best Client satisfaction - American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys(TM)
Criminal trail lawyers top 25
National premier NACDA top ten ranking 2016
Florida association of criminal defence lawyers
2016 - 10 Best Client satisfaction - American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys(TM)
Palm beach association of criminal defence lawyers
Avvo rating 10.0 superb top attorney criminal defence
Palm beach association of criminal defence lawyers
Avvo clients choice 2015 criminal defence
The national top 100 trail lawyers
Avvo rating superb top attorney criminal defence
National women top 100 trail lawyers
Lawyers of Distinction 2018
2016 - 10 Best Client satisfaction - American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys(TM)
2016 - 10 Best Client satisfaction - American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys(TM)
Avvo clients choice 2015 criminal defence
Criminal trail lawyers top 25
Palm beach association of criminal defence lawyers
The national top 100 trail lawyers
National premier NACDA top ten ranking 2016
Avvo rating 10.0 superb top attorney criminal defence
Avvo rating superb top attorney criminal defence
Florida association of criminal defence lawyers
Palm beach association of criminal defence lawyers
National women top 100 trail lawyers
Lawyers of Distinction 2018
"The Highest Rate Of Acquittals and Dismissals"
— Equal Justice Foundation
"The Highest Rate Of Acquittals and Dismissals"
— Equal Justice Foundation

Understanding felony theft in Colorado

According to Colorado laws, felony theft happens when someone intentionally steals someone else’s property with a value of at least $2,000. The Denver Post says that theft is among the crimes that are increasing faster in Colorado in comparison to the rest of the country.

The penalties for felony theft depend on the worth of the stolen property. Punishments may include restitution to the victim.

Definition

 Theft is a broad crime that encompasses various actions, including:

  • Taking property by false pretense.
  • Shoplifting
  • Taking co-owned property without approval of the other co-owner.

As long as the property in question is worth $2,000 or more, it is a felony offense.

Class 6 felony

 Theft of property with a value between $2,000 and $5,000 is punishable by a fine from $1,000 to $100,000 and one-and-a-half years in prison.

 Class 5 felony

 Theft of property with a value between $5,000 and $20,000 is punishable by a fine from $1,000 to $100,000 and up to three years in prison.

Class 4 felony

 Theft of property with a value between $20,000 and $100,000 is punishable by a fine from $2,000 to $500,000 and up to six years in prison.

Class 3 felony

 Theft of property with a value between $100,000 and $1,000,000 is punishable by a fine from $3,000 to $750,000 and up to 12 years in prison.

Class 2 felony

 Theft of property with a value of $1 million or more is punishable by a fine from $5,000 to $1,000,000 and up to 24 years in prison.