ROBBERY defense lawyer

Defense Lawyer Brandon Shroy aggressively defends Robbery allegations

Robbery is the combination of theft with the use or threat of force under Ohio law. This indicates the use of force in fleeing immediately after a theft offense. 

Robbery ranges under Ohio law from a felony of the fourth degree to a felony of the first degree, with penalties from probation to 11 years in prison upon a finding of guilt. Robbery is a crime of violence under Ohio law and cannot ever be sealed from your record. 

Allegations of Robbery lead to life-altering consequences and demand immediate attention to prevent incarceration, inability to own or possess a firearm, and the stigma that follows a serious felony conviction. 

Columbus Criminal Defense Lawyer Brandon Shroy has been successfully fighting to protect the rights of Ohio's citizens for 12 years in and around Franklin County. Let him use his experience to get you the best possible outcome. 


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frequently asked questions about robbery in ohio

What is the sentence for Aggravated Robbery in Ohio?
Aggravated robbery is punishable with a prison sentence of 3 to 10 years.

What is the difference between Robbery and Aggravated Robbery?
Robbery can be increased to Aggravated Robbery if the perpetrator was armed with a deadly weapon or caused serious bodily harm to the victim.

What makes Robbery a felony?
Robbery is classified as a violent crime by nature and lawmakers subsequently made it a felony.

Can Robbery charges be dropped?
Charges of Robbery can be dropped due to reasons such as a lack of evidence. It depends on the case facts but yes, it is possible to get Robbery charges reduced or dropped.

Can you go to jail for unarmed Robbery?
You can go to jail for the duration of your case, depending on the bond you are given at your arraignment. You can go to prison upon completion of your case for 1 to 5 years.


Brandon Shroy has spent more than a decade defending and winning robbery cases in Central Ohio.

As your attorney, Brandon Shroy will utilize his extensive criminal defense experience and leverage his reputation as an aggressive litigator to fight on your behalf and deliver the best possible outcome.

Brandon practices in all Central Ohio courts including the Federal District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, the Courts of Common Pleas, Municipal courts and Mayor's courts.


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