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Robbery Attorneys in Paulding County

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More than taking some property which belongs to another person, robbery includes taking something by force. Those convicted of committing robbery can thus be considered violent offenders, which means you need to do everything you can to avoid this if you have been accused. Take the first step in defending your future by reaching out to our highly-qualified Paulding County criminal defense attorneys for help.

With more than 75 years of combined legal experience behind us, Henrickson & Sereebutra has all the tool necessary to build an effective defense against criminal charges. We make our client’s well-being our top priority when crafting a legal defense to whatever our clients have been charged with. With a former prosecutor on your side, together we can undermine the prosecution’s case against you and ensure your freedom.

How does Georgia define robbery?

Basic robbery charges are more serious than the average theft crime because they are done in the presence of the proper owner.

The prosecution will attempt to prove you robbed someone else by means of:

  • Using force
  • Using intimidation, threats, or coercion
  • Suddenly grabbing the property in question

A robbery conviction can result in at least one year in prison, and if the victim was older than 65, you could serve five years or more. If a weapon was involved in the robbery, the penalty can increase to 10 to 20 years in prison.

Experienced Defense Attorneys Fighting for Your Rights

At Henrickson & Sereebutra, our team of experienced defense attorneys is dedicated to protecting your rights and providing you with a strong defense against criminal charges. We understand that facing criminal charges can be a stressful and overwhelming experience, and we are here to guide you through the legal process.

With years of experience in criminal defense, we have successfully represented clients in a wide range of cases, including robbery, theft, assault, drug offenses, and more. Our attorneys have a deep understanding of Georgia's criminal laws and will work tirelessly to build a strong defense strategy tailored to your unique situation.

When you choose Henrickson & Sereebutra as your defense team, you can expect:

  • Personalized attention and support throughout your case
  • Thorough investigation and analysis of the evidence against you
  • Strategic negotiation with prosecutors to seek favorable outcomes
  • Aggressive courtroom representation to fight for your rights
  • Clear and open communication to keep you informed every step of the way

Don't face criminal charges alone. Contact Henrickson & Sereebutra today to schedule a consultation and let our experienced defense attorneys protect your rights and fight for your freedom.

We Protect Clients at All Costs

All facets of a robbery need to be established by the prosecution beyond a reasonable doubt, which is where our dedicated Paulding County theft crimes lawyer can come to your defense. We can argue in your defense that you were not the individual responsible for the robbery, or that not all criteria have been met to qualify for a robbery charge. This could result in being charged with a lesser theft crime such as burglary.

Your future is too important to risk—take control of your criminal case by speaking with our resilient Paulding County robbery attorneys who can fight hard on your behalf both in and out of court.

Begin building your defense with a free consultation—(770) 212-3313!

Commonly Asked Questions

What is the difference between robbery and theft?

Robbery involves taking something by force or intimidation, while theft is the act of taking someone else's property without their consent.

What are the penalties for a robbery conviction in Georgia?

A robbery conviction in Georgia can result in at least one year in prison. If the victim was older than 65 or if a weapon was involved, the penalty can increase to 5 years or more, or 10 to 20 years in prison, respectively.

Can I be charged with robbery if I didn't use a weapon?

Yes, you can be charged with robbery even if you didn't use a weapon. Robbery can be committed through the use of force, intimidation, threats, or coercion.

What defenses can be used against a robbery charge?

Possible defenses against a robbery charge include arguing that you were not the individual responsible for the robbery or that not all criteria have been met to qualify for a robbery charge. This could result in being charged with a lesser theft crime.

How can a Paulding County robbery attorney help me?

A Paulding County robbery attorney can help you by building a strong defense on your behalf. They can challenge the prosecution's evidence, cross-examine witnesses, and advocate for your rights in court.

What should I do if I have been accused of robbery?

If you have been accused of robbery, it is important to seek legal representation as soon as possible. Contact a Paulding County robbery attorney who can guide you through the legal process and protect your rights.

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  • Not Guilty after Jury Trial Armed Robbery, Aggravated Assault
  • Probation Armed Robbery, Burglary
  • Not Guilty Burglary, Criminal damage to property (Juvenile Court)
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  • Not Guilty DUI Drugs
  • Not Guilty after Jury Trial Kidnapping, Attempted Rape
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  • Not Guilty after Jury Trial Multiple Counts of Child Molestation and Sexual Battery on a Child
  • Not Guilty Murder
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