Cleveland Robbery Attorney
Charged with Robbery in Cleveland?
If you are facing charges of robbery and are not successfully defended,
it will mean many years in state prison. Incarceration is only one part
of the penalties that will be imposed in a conviction. Robbery is a violent
crime and as such, is heavily punished.
Our Cleveland robbery lawyers have extensive experience in criminal defense
and a proven record of success. A defense attorney from our firm will
be experienced, honest, and can be trusted to aggressively protect you
and your rights at every point in the process.
Friedman & Nemecek, LLC Attorneys at Law has been recognized throughout
the state as a prominent legal firm that has achieved extraordinary successes
at trial. Our founding partner, Ian N. Friedman, has received repeated
Ohio Super Lawyers
® and Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Stars℠.
He was also the first attorney to receive the Lawyer of the Year Award
by the Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. The six members of
our team all hold prestigious law degrees and are respected for their
Degrees of Robbery Charges in Ohio
Commonly, robbery charges will be filed as a second degree felony. If it
is alleged that you were carrying a weapon, or tried to threaten or inflict
bodily harm upon another, you could face up to 8 years in state prison
Charges of aggravated robbery will be filed when the following elements
are believed to be present in a robbery case:
- A deadly weapon was brandished, used, or it was indicated that a weapon
- There was the use of explosives or other similar weapons in the commission
of the crime;
- There was an attempt to inflict serious bodily harm upon another person
in the commission of the robbery.
If any of these actions are alleged to have taken place, the charges will
be filed as a first degree felony, with a penalty of up to 10 years in
state prison, and up to $20,000 in fines. Our experience at trial and
our record of prevailing in difficult criminal cases could be the advantage
you need to avoid conviction.
Call us now for assistance. We know criminal defense, and should get involved
in your case as early as possible in a case involving robbery charges.
Our Cleveland robbery defense attorney is prepared to help you fight back.
Contact us today.