Theft & Property Crimes Defense Attorneys in Portland Serving Throughout Oregon
Criminal Defense: Theft and Property Crimes Lawyers
Portland, Oregon theft attorney Mark Cogan, has more than 40 years of experience in criminal defense. His experience includes writing a brief and arguing a case involving Constitutional rights before the United States Supreme Court. He has an AV Peer Review Rating* through Martindale-Hubbell and has been selected as an Oregon Super Lawyer from 2007 through the present date.
What does this mean to you? It means that when you are facing a misdemeanor or felony theft charge, selecting our Portland theft law firm to represent you is a very good choice. We have experience with the following types of cases:
- Property crimes involving insurance fraud
- Malicious damage crimes such as vandalism, defacing or graffiti
- Auto theft
- Burglary or breaking and entering
- Picking pockets
- Identity theft
We represent adults and juveniles in federal, state or community court
“Mark: It was a horrible experience but you saved my life. I learned a lot from you. There were times I truly gave up but your sternness kept me going. You made me feel like you believed in me and that meant a lot. Having my freedom back really hit me today. Thank you! You are a true professional. I will make good of the rest of my life. I will choose friends wisely. A lot of hurt, but knowing you was a blessing. Thank you so very much!”
— J.G., Portland, OR
Know Your Rights — Don’t Harm Yourself
Even if you were caught red-handed, there is a great deal that an experienced attorney can do. However, your case can be made more difficult if you make some of these common errors:
- Giving a statement to the police
- Submitting to search and seizure before talking to an attorney
- Talking to the wrong people
- Failing to get an attorney involved at a early stage
Theft & Property Crimes Resource:
The Prosecution Has Begun Its Work — We Should Begin Ours
Regardless of the circumstances, anyone facing the prospect of criminal prosecution should retain the best possible attorney as early in the process as possible. If you have been charged with a theft or property crime, please call our Portland law office at (503) 549-1077 or send us an e-mail for a free initial consultation with our Portland criminal defense lawyer.
*CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories — legal ability and general ethical standards.