Theft Crimes Defense Lawyer in Ocean City, Worcester County & surrounding Salisbury and Wicomico Counties

J. Christopher Llinas is a former Maryland prosecutor who is now practicing as a criminal defense lawyer from his office in Ocean Pines, Maryland.


Worcester County theft crimes defense lawyerTheft and fraud offenses in Maryland encompass a wide range of felonies and misdemeanors carrying anywhere from 90 days in jail to 25 years in prison.

Jail time depends upon:

  • the mode of theft or fraud
  • the amount of money or property at issue
  • the type of property at issue
  • whether the offense is a first or subsequent offense

Whatever the specific facts and circumstances, J. Christopher Llinas has extensive experience in handling theft & fraud cases, and he can identify the key issues, fully research and investigate those issues, and craft and then execute the best defense possible.

Common theft & fraud offenses in Maryland, include:

  • Theft
  • Bad Check Offenses
  • Credit Card Offenses
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
  • Unauthorized Removal of Property
  • Embezzlement
  • Identity Theft
  • Identity Fraud
  • Counterfeiting
  • Misappropriation

Do You Need a Worcester County, Salisbury, Wicomico or Ocean City Theft Crimes Defense Lawyer? 

Contact J. Christopher Llinas today for a consultation at (443) 235-5793 or (443) 235-5793.