Theft Defense Attorney – Columbus, Ohio
If you have been charged with a theft offense in Columbus, Ohio, it is important that you hire legal counsel. Contact Attorney David Johnson of Johnson Legal, LLC at (614) 987-0192 to review your case and discuss with you how to proceed. As an experienced and dedicated criminal defense attorney, he will be with you at your first court appearance (called an “arraignment”) and attempt to have the case dismissed. In the event that the charges are not dropped, a pretrial hearing will be conducted.
Depending on what the charge is, and where it will be heard, negotiations will begin with the prosecutor and evidence will be gathered to support your defense. If negotiations fail to produce a favorable plea agreement, or you decline to accept the plea agreement, your case will be set for trial. At trial, Attorney Johnson will vigorously defend you. However, if you are found guilty, Attorney Johnson will seek all avenues available that will allow you to avoid jail or prison.
Columbus, Ohio – Where Will Your Case Be Heard?
If you have been arrested in Columbus, your case will be filed in Franklin County Municipal Court or Franklin County Common Pleas Court. Franklin County Municipal Court hears all misdemeanor theft offenses. For a felony theft offense, the charge will be filed in Franklin County Common Pleas Court. Below are several examples of common theft offenses in Columbus, Ohio:
Where are the Franklin County Courts Located?
Franklin County Municipal Court is located at 375 S. High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215. Franklin County Common Pleas Court is located at 373 S. High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215. Refer to the following map below.
Columbus, Ohio Theft Defense Attorney
If you have been charged with a theft offense in Columbus, Ohio, contact Johnson Legal, LLC and speak with an experienced criminal defense attorney. Attorney David Johnson of Johnson Legal, LLC will discuss your case and assist you in fighting the charges. Call (614) 987-0192 or send an email to schedule a consultation regarding your theft case.
90 W. Broad Street, 1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Office: (614) 645-1688