Skilled Defense Against Pennsylvania Identity Theft Charges

Identity theft occurs when an individual possesses another person’s personal information in order to fraudulently acquire anything of value. In Pennsylvania, being charged with identity theft carries a possible jail sentence, fines and probation. If you’ve been arrested for identity theft, you should not hesitate to contact Thompson Law.

Firm founder William D. Thompson is well aware of the severe penalties theft crimes carry, and he has the skill and insight to help you combat the allegations you are facing. Attorney Thompson works tirelessly to uphold the highest standards of legal integrity – he is a member of numerous prestigious organizations and has been named in the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers.

Don’t face these charges alone. Call the Thompson Law at 570-846-2819.

Pennsylvania Penalties Of Identity Theft

Identity theft can be charged as either a misdemeanor or felony, depending on the value of what was stolen. Most attorneys would strongly advise against facing these charges alone – securing the proper representation can mean the difference between a lesser charge and facing a lengthy prison sentence.

If convicted, penalties can include:

  • Up to 10 years in prison
  • Up to $25,000 in fines
  • Probation
  • Restitution

Please don’t decide you are out of legal options before speaking with an experienced attorney about your case.

Let Thompson Law Defend Your Future

When you work with Mr. Thompson, you can trust that he will get to know you, your story and your goals. This allows him to build the defense you need. Because no two cases are alike, he works tirelessly to provide personalized representation. He understands that facing the justice system can feel intimidating and will be by your side every step of the way.

To discuss your charges in an initial consultation, call the firm in Scranton at 570-846-2819 or reach out online