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Grand Theft Auto


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Top Rated Boston Grand Theft Auto Attorneys

We are proud to fight for the rights of people who have been accused of serious crimes.

Being charged with grand theft auto should not be taken lightly. Your freedom and future are at stake. It is vital that you secure the immediate representation of our skilled criminal defense attorneys. Grand theft auto is a crime that needs to be proven beyond reasonable doubt in Massachusetts. If grand theft auto is proven it is a felony that can carry severe penalties. The consequences of grand theft auto become more severe depending on the manner of the theft and the victim. If you are charged with grand theft auto in Massachusetts, you need trial-tested advocacy and hard-hitting defense representation. Dhar Law has the in-depth legal knowledge, skillset and resources necessary to combat your charges. The sooner you contact us the sooner we can work on defending your case. 


Penalties for Grand Theft Auto

Grand theft is defined as the theft of property which is worth more than a certain dollar amount (generally between $500 and $1,000). In Massachusetts, theft of a vehicle is charged as grand theft auto. Grand theft and grand larceny are felonies in Massachusetts. Grand theft auto carries a number of serious penalties. 

Up to 15 years in prison

Up to 2.5 years in jail

A fine of up to $15,000, or

Imprisonment and a fine.

We are criminal defense attorneys who are based in Boston and can accommodate your case at short notice. We are local and can help someone you know who has been arrested for grand theft auto. Don’t hesitate to speak with a criminal defense attorney at Dhar Law, LLP so we can get to work on defending your case.

Protect Your Rights

A grand theft auto conviction can have a negative and long-lasting impact on your life, but it has to be proven beyond all reasonable doubt in court. If you can prove that you did not know you were stealing the property or the property was given to you, you can avoid serious penalties.

Vikas S. Dhar is widely recognized as one of Boston’s premier criminal defense attorneys and a leader in the New England legal community. As a seasoned trial lawyer and a “Top 40 Under 40” criminal defense attorney, he has been honored as a New England Super Lawyer in the area of White-Collar Criminal Defense over the past 14 years by Boston Magazine. 

Everyone deserves A Fair Trial

Dhar Law, LLP puts nearly 8 decades of combined experience to work for you. Our attorneys are available 24/7. We are highly esteemed attorneys with client-focused representation and proven defense strategies to defend serious charges like grand theft auto.

To learn more about our criminal defense lawyers in Boston and how we can help you, contact us today at 617 880-6155.


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Heading up the firm, Vikas Dhar is widely recognized as a leader in the New England legal community. An accomplished business litigator and a “Top 40 Under 40” criminal defense attorney, he has also been honored as a New England Super Lawyer/Rising Star in the area of White-Collar Criminal Defense for each of the past six years by Boston Magazine.

I have the power and the skill to be able to save people from themselves. I can be your guide during the darkness. I can hold your hand and navigate you out of the darkness into the light.

— Vikas Dhar
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