Robbery and Burglary Defense

Robbery and burglary are very serious crimes in Louisiana that come with hefty penalties. If you are charged with burglary, robbery or theft, you should contact an experienced New Orleans burglary and robbery defense attorney that can protect your rights and fight for you in a court of law.

New Orleans Robbery Defense

Robbery involves taking another’s possessions or money through the uses of force or verbal threats.  When the offender makes use of a weapon it is charged as armed robbery. Whether armed or not, robbery is classified as a felony.  Robbery is a difficult charge to deal with as there may be ample evidence to successfully prosecute.  Without a skilled New Orleans robbery defense attorney, your chances of successfully defending against the charges are diminished significantly.  If you have been charged with robbery the next crucial step is finding the right New Orleans robbery and burglary defense lawyer to handle your case. Building a strong strategy to defend against a robbery charge is complex.  No lawyer can promise you a specific outcome. But attorney Elizabeth B Carpenter can promise to aggressively work towards achieving the most favorable outcome.

  • Burglary Defense AttorneyArmed Robbery
  • Carjacking
  • First Degree Robbery
  • Attempted Armed Robbery
  • Armed Robbery with a Firearm
  • Simple Robbery
  • Second Degree Robbery
  • Purse Snatching

If you or someone you know is facing robbery charges, contact a New Orleans robbery defense attorney.   We fight for clients throughout New Orleans and any of the surrounding nearby communities.  Contact at 504-599-5955 – available 24/7.

New Orleans Burglary Defense

Burglary is unlawfully entering another person’s home or business with the intent to commit a theft crime inside.  The individual does not necessarily need to break in for the crime to be charged as burglary.  The person may simply trespass through an open door to enter the property with the intent to commit a crime.  Burglary is classified as a felony in Louisiana, which means the punishments are very harsh. The consequences you may face include incarceration, fines, restitution and probation.  A conviction of burglary will negatively impact your life.  A skilled New Orleans Burglary Defense Attorney can protect your rights and ensure the details of your case are adequately represented.  Elizabeth B. Carpenter, a New Orleans burglary defense lawyer, has the necessary experience to achieve the best results possible given your circumstance.

  • Burglary Defense AttorneyUnauthorized Entry of a Critical Infrastructure
  • Simple Burglary
  • Simple Burglary of a Pharmacy
  • Unauthorized Entry of an Inhabited Dwelling
  • Simple Burglary of an Inhabited Dwelling
  • Simple Burglary of a Religious Building
  • Looting
  • Unauthorized Entry of a Place of Business
  • Home Invasion
  • Unauthorized Entry of a Dwelling during Emergency or Disaster
  • Simple Burglary of Emergency or Police Vehicle


If you or someone you know has been charged with burglary in New Orleans contact our New Orleans theft defense law firm so we can effectively litigate your case in a court of law. Attorney Elizabeth B. Carpenter represents clients arrested for robbery and burglary in New Orleans and various surrounding communities. Contact our office today to find out how we can assist you in resolving your legal issues.  Call 504-599-5955 – available 24/7.