Burglary Defense Attorney in Plano
Defense for Burglary / Breaking & Entering Charges
Burglary involves unlawfully entering another's property with the intent
to commit a crime.
Theft is frequently associated with burglary, but breaking and entering with
the intent to commit any felony, theft, or
assault may constitute burglary under Texas law. Burglary may be charged as a
first or second degree felony and may be punishable by up to 20 years
to life in prison.
What Are the Penalties for Burglary in Plano, TX?
The sentencing associated with a burglary conviction in Plano will vary
depending on the particular offense. By definition, burglary is a crime
that involves entering or remaining in a residence or building without
the consent of the owner with the intent of committing theft, assault,
or a felony offense. Burglary is a second degree felony punishable by
2 to 20 years in prison. If the offense involves breaking and entering
a residence with the intent to commit assault or a felony other than theft,
it will be a first degree felony punishable by 5 to 99 years or life in prison.
Have You Been Accused of Burglary or Breaking and Entering?
Taking the time to involve a criminal defense lawyer is one of the most
important things you can do at this time. It only takes a minute to call
The Zendeh Del Law Firm, PLLC, which will be your opportunity to discuss your
charges with a competent defense lawyer. You can get your questions answered
and get the information you need to make the right choices that will help
you fight your charges and avoid a criminal conviction.
Contact a Plano burglary attorney at The Zendeh Del Law Firm, PLLC for a case evaluation!