Theft/Embezzlement

The defense attorneys at Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP defend against allegations of theft and embezzlement throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and Central Valley. With offices centrally located in Livermore, California, Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP defends individuals and companies in Oakland, Hayward, Fremont, Pleasanton, Martinez, Walnut Creek, Pittsburg, Stockton, Lodi, Manteca, Tracy, Livermore, Modesto and San Jose.

With nearly 40 years of criminal law experience, Timothy B. Rien has provided clients with respectful, nonjudgmental representation. He is a fearless and tenacious advocate before the courts and is widely respected throughout the legal community.

If you or someone you know has been arrested, charged or is at risk of charging or arrest for a theft or embezzlement charge, contact Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP immediately for guidance before providing a statement to an employer, insurance carrier or law enforcement. Contact the Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP today for a free initial consultation.

California Theft Defense

Theft crimes come in various forms, and punishment can be severe and impact your life for years to come. Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP in Livermore has experience defending people against criminal charges involving theft such as:

  • Petty theft
  • Grand theft
  • Embezzlement
  • Burglary and robbery
  • Armed robbery
  • Fraud
  • Shoplifting
  • Receiving stolen property
  • Identity theft
  • Passing bad checks
  • Car theft

Identity theft charges can often arise from allegations of elder abuse. Our attorneys provide vigorous defense services to nursing home workers, home health aides, people who are in a fiduciary role with elders and others accused of using an elderly person's personal information for financial gain.

In addition, the firm assists clients with defense against "attempt crimes," including attempted robbery. The firm's attorneys handle felony and misdemeanor cases for people throughout Pleasanton and the surrounding areas. People who have been accused of anything from grand theft to theft in connection with other crimes are encouraged to seek out the firm's aggressive representation.

Experienced And Dedicated Theft Attorneys

Timothy B. Rien has been practicing criminal law for over 35 years and has been certified by the California State Bar, Board of Legal Specialization as a Certified Criminal Law Specialist for more than 30 years. This certification is awarded to attorneys who have a demonstrated competence in their field of expertise and must be renewed every five years. Mr. Rien has met these high standards every five years since being certified and offers this level of quality representation to every client.

The firm maintains the highest standards of ethical behavior and legal competence as recognized by Martindale-Hubbell in their "AV" rating of the firm. (See the Home page for an explanation of this national rating system)

Contact Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP to schedule a confidential, free initial consultation.

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