Defense against Armed Robbery Charges in Albuquerque, New Mexico


Criminal convictions carry lifelong consequences, especially when charges are as serious as armed robbery. You should not leave your future to chance or in the hands of an inexperienced attorney.

I am Angela Arellanes, a criminal defense attorney with more than 25 years of experience. I can help you fight to get armed robbery charges reduced or dismissed so that you do not face a lifetime of punishment.

Punishment for Armed Robbery

In New Mexico, armed robbery is classified as a first degree felony. The punishments for armed robbery include:robber

  • Up to 18 years in prison
  • Up to $15,000 in fines

Even with lesser charges and punishments, an armed robbery conviction stays on your record, making it difficult to find employment and live a normal life.

Armed Robbery Defense

So much is at stake when you are facing armed robbery charges. You need an experienced lawyer on your side.

I personally handle all criminal defense cases. I thoroughly investigate the circumstances surrounding your arrest and the grounds for the armed robbery charges. I fight to make sure your civil rights are protected throughout the criminal justice process, and I work hard to minimize any punishment you may face.

I am the tough criminal defense attorney you need fighting on your side. To discuss your armed robbery charges, contact Angela Arellanes Law to schedule a consultation at my Albuquerque, NM office.

To speak to an experienced criminal defense attorney in Albuquerque, NM, call 505.247.2417 today.

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