Asheville, Buncombe, WNC Theft Defense Lawyer


If you’ve been charged with theft, it’s important that your attorney has the experience and knowledge to defend you. Theft crimes range from shoplifting to identity theft to carjacking, and each crime requires a different skill set that many attorneys may not possess.

Thomas Amburgey’s experience as a prosecutor means he knows the ins and outs of each type of theft, and is prepared to defend you. As a former prosecutor and board-certified specialist, Thomas has the qualifications and experience that you need. Choosing a less-experienced attorney can mean marks on your criminal record, difficulty finding employment, problems getting loans, cars, houses, and more. 

Thomas Amburgey’s extensive trial experience means he understands the weaknesses of the state’s case, where their positions lie, and how to best communicate with the DA. He knows the courtroom, and through over seventy jury trials, he’s gained the understanding of what’s most important for putting you in the position to win.

Your future depends on a successful defense. Don’t accept a plea bargain without consulting Amburgey Law…you may regret the negative impact a conviction has on your life. Consult Thomas Amburgey, and make a step towards your future and your freedom. 

Theft Crimes Include:

  • shoplifting
  • breaking and entering
  • burglary
  • robbery
  • larceny (felony or misdemeanor)
  • identity theft
  • carjacking
  • embezzlement
  • possession of stolen property