Robbery Criminal Defense Attorney
​​ Atlanta Robbery Defense Attorney

In Georgia, A person commits the offense of robbery when, with intent to commit theft, he takes property of another from the person or the immediate presence of another:

  •  By use of force;
  •  By intimidation, by the use of threat or coercion, or by placing such person in fear of immediate serious bodily injury to himself or to another; or
  • By sudden snatching

If a weapon is used in the robbery, then a person has committed armed robbery.  Other forms of robbery also include carjacking.

A person convicted of robbery offenses can expect to serve time behind bars.  However, there are a number of defenses to a robbery charge. If you or a loved one have been accused of robbery and would like an attorney who will zealously fight make sure your rights are not violated, contact the Law Offices of Gilbert Sperling, III 24/7 at 404-418-7816 .