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parishes of Acadia who are facing criminal charges.
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Effective Criminal Defense For Burglary & Theft Charges

The negative effects of a property crime conviction can hurt you and your family for the rest of your life.

Just like any other type of crime in Louisiana, a conviction for burglary or any other property crime carries serious consequences, but you still have rights. As your Lafayette property crime lawyer, I can defend those rights vigorously and effectively. The law firm of Donald D. Cleveland, APLC, can work with you to find the help you need to get on with your life.

I Handle All Property Crime Types

I provide experienced and effective criminal defense services in cases involving:

  • Burglary
  • Aggravated burglary
  • Unauthorized use of a moveable
  • Car theft
  • Theft
  • Robbery
  • Arson
  • Criminal damage to property, or vandalism, which can be a misdemeanor or a felony

Common Motives For Property Crimes

People commit property crimes for a variety of reasons. Drug and alcohol use often play a role in these types of crimes.

Regardless of your situation or the circumstances surrounding your crime, you are the accused, and your very future is at stake. The damage to your life, reputation and your family can be staggering. You need an attorney who will stand up and fight for your future, making sure your rights are protected and that you get the best deal possible so you can get on with your life.

You Deserve An Excellent Defense Attorney

I can meet with you evenings and weekends by appointment. Call 337-205-0319 now or contact my firm online.

Located near downtown Lafayette, I serve the parishes along I-10 from Jefferson Davis Parish to St. Martin Parish, and the parishes along I-49 from St. Landry Parish to St. Mary Parish.