Robbery is a type of theft crime in which one individual illegally takes property or money from another individual through the use of force, intimidation or the threat of causing physical harm. Armed robbery is takes place while using or being in possession of a deadly weapon. Penalties for armed robbery are much more severe than the penalties for robbery. Robbery will generally be charged as a 2nd degree felony crime and penalties will include up to 20 years in prison and thousands of dollars in fines. Armed robbery will be charged as a 1st degree felony crime and could lead to life in prison.
If you have been charged with armed robbery in Collin County, you need an aggressive Collin County armed robbery lawyer who has had extensive criminal trial experience defending high-stakes criminal defense cases. You do not want to find yourself facing a lifetime sentence when you may be able to get a reduced sentence, have the charges against you dismissed or achieve an acquittal at trial. Our firm is devoted to protecting the rights of our clients and we take pride in having helped hundreds of clients fight the charges they face with exceptionally successful results.
Our lead attorney at The Law Offices of Deandra M. Grant, PC is a former prosecutor who has worked hard over the last 20 years and has garnered a reputation in the legal community as a hard-hitting defense attorney. Her knowledge of the legal system is a key component in our firm's ability to challenge the prosecution's case and defend the rights of the criminally accused. Deandra Grant has been the recipient of many accolades and recognitions for her dedication, commitment to professional excellence and her various contributions to the legal community. She was included on the Texas Super Lawyers® list for 2011 and 2012, and has an AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®. When facing armed robbery charges, you do not want to risk your freedom and your future by putting your case in the hands of an unskilled and unproven attorney. If you are looking for a powerful criminal attorney you can count on to do everything possible to defend you, contact a Collin County armed robbery attorney at our firm today.