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Burglary Attorney in Athens & Lancaster


Burglary is a far more common charge than people think. The charge is not just limited to nighttime stealthy thefts of audio/video equipment. A burglary charge can be brought even if nothing is taken. In Ohio, a burglary charge requires only that a person trespass in an occupied structure with the intent to commit a crime, any crime. Domestic disputes between friends and family can result in burglary charges if the accused fails to leave when asked to do so. Sometimes, youthful offenders try self-help to recover personal possessions from friends and find themselves facing a burglary charge. If you have been charged with burglary, don't wait. get the legal help you need now.


With over 25 years' criminal defense experience, a Ph.D. in criminology and a commitment to defending people charged with burglary and other violent crimes, let my experience and training work for you. Working with a private investigator, we will gather all of the facts necessary to effectively defend you. I will also work to protect you and your constitutional rights. I am always prepared when I enter the courtroom. I put my training, experience and public speaking skills to work to deliver factual, impassioned arguments and examinations that are compelling to judges and juries.

What Clients Are Saying

  • “Mr. Stevenson cared about our son as a person. He listened. He was available, responsive and kept us informed.”

  • “The most professional in communication, often going above to satisfy our schedules and location of residence.”

  • “Ability to successfully negotiate has eliminated many courtroom hours, while his ability as a trial lawyer wins cases.”

  • “Respectful, dedicated and trustworthy. Andrew was extremely helpful in resolving a legal issue of mine.”

  • “He kept me well informed of the progress with my case and quickly responded to any questions I had.”

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