Riverside Theft Crimes Attorney John L. Michels
Welcome to the Law Offices of Riverside Theft Crime Lawyer John L. Michels. Attorney Michels has been
representing clients throughout the Inland Empire who have been charged with a wide array of theft crimes for
more than 10 years.
If you or someone you love one has been charged with theft, contact the Law Offices of Attorney John L.
Michels at (951) 276-8900 for a free consultation. One of the region’s most respected and successful Criminal
Defense Lawyers, Mr. Michels takes great pride in providing experienced and aggressive representation to clients.
Our primary goal is to protect you and preserve your constitutional rights!
Riverside Theft Crime Lawyer John L. Michels will meet with you to thoroughly review your case, provide an
intelligent and straightforward assessment of your case, and begin working with you to craft a defense designed to
help you maintain your freedom.
Theft Crime Defense Representation in Riverside
Theft crimes can encompass a broad range of misdemeanor and felony charges, from petty theft to grand
theft, as well as theft by force and theft by fraud.
variety of theft crimes relating to monetary and property loss, including:
· Accounting Fraud
· Bank Robbery
· Car Theft
· Grand Theft
· Identity Theft
· Mortgage Fraud
· Petty Theft
· Armed Robbery
Depending on the circumstances of your case and the crimes you are charged with, sentencing in theft cases can
range from probation, fines and restitution to life imprisonment. Determinative factors may include a prior criminal
record, the nature of the offense, whether a deadly weapon was used, and the value of the property that was
Conviction of a theft crime can have a long lasting impact on an individual’s life. If convicted of a theft crime, job
opportunities will become limited, and obtaining professional licensing is all but impossible. An experienced criminal
defense lawyer, Mr. Michels understands the severe ramifications of a theft crime conviction and works diligently to
secure an acquittal or negotiate down to a lesser charge that won’t leave a permanent impact on his clients’
White Collar Theft Crimes in Riverside
The phrase “White Collar Crimes” typically refers to nonviolent financial crimes that are perpetrated by professionals
within the banking, business and financial worlds. Conviction may carry severe consequences, including lengthy
prison sentences. As a general rule, extremely egregious acts resulting in the theft of large sums of money will lead
to harsher penalties.
At the Law Office of John Michels, we have been successfully representing clients accused of committing White
Collar Crimes in and around the Riverside area for more than 16 years. Let us put our experience to work for you!
Examples of White Collar Crimes include (but are not limited to) the following:
· Bank Fraud
· Money Laundering
· Ponzi Schemes
· Securities Fraud
· Tax Evasion
· Tax Fraud
· Theft by Fraud
If you are under investigation by any police or government agency for the suspicion of committing any crimes that
fall within this category, it is imperative that you contact an experienced, highly qualified Criminal Defense Lawyer
prior to talking to anyone else.
Attorney John L. Michels will work diligently to ensure that your rights are protected and prevent you from making
any incriminating statements that could be used against you during future litigation.
Contact Riverside Theft Crime Lawyer John L. Michels
Because theft crimes can be extremely serious in nature, it is imperative that you retain the services of a skilled
and knowledgeable Criminal Defense Lawyer. Attorney John L. Michels has been defending clients in and around
Riverside for more than 10 years. A former prosecutor himself, Mr. Michels has specialized insight into how the
DA’s office handles theft cases, and puts that knowledge to use for his clients.
For help immediately, please call Attorney John L. Michels at (951) 276-8900 to schedule an appointment for a
complimentary, confidential consultation! We have two offices in Riverside County to best serve the needs of our
clients, and represent criminal defendants throughout the entire Inland Empire.