Have you been charged with robbery in Connecticut? At The Law Office of Jerome Paun, we can provide you with effective robbery defense representation. We are well-versed in successful defense strategies and have a proven record of success achieving results for people in Willimantic and throughout Eastern Connecticut.
Fighting Robbery Charges In Connecticut
While theft involves taking someone's property, robbery involves doing so by violent means or threats of violence. In Connecticut, all robberies are classified as a violent crimes. In order to achieve robbery convictions, prosecutors seek to demonstrate that the defendant:
- Caused injury in the commission of the crime
- Was armed with a deadly weapon
- Displayed or threatened the use of a firearm in the commission of the crime
All robberies in Connecticut are felony offenses. If you are convicted of a robbery, you are very likely to go to jail. Since robberies are classified as violent crimes, you will be required to serve 85 percent of the jail sentence imposed before becoming eligible for parole release review.
We explore every viable defense strategy to help our clients avoid the consequences of robbery convictions. Whatever the circumstances of your case, we are committed to helping you achieve the best possible result.
Jerome Paun is a proven defense attorney with more than 30 years of legal experience. He is prepared to defend you against robbery charges and other criminal allegations.
Contact An Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer Today
If you have been arrested for robbery in Connecticut, we are here to defend your rights. Contact us online or by telephone at 866-787-0119 to arrange a free initial consultation with a knowledgeable defense attorney.