White Collar Crime Defense Attorney in Orlando
Defense Against Fraud / White Collar Charges
Have you been charged or are being investigated for a white collar crime in Orlando or anywhere in Central Florida? If so, we encourage you to contact our Orlando white collar criminal defense attorney immediately. White collar crimes are taken very seriously by Florida prosecutors and have severe and long lasting consequences for those found guilty.
What are White Collar Crimes?
White collar crimes typically refer to a type of crime committed by business people, entrepreneurs, public officials, and professionals through deception, as opposed to street crimes which tend to involve force and violence (see the section on "Violent Crimes" Examples of white-collar crimes include embezzlement, bribery, extortion, larceny, fraud (e.g., health care, tax), bankruptcy, telemarketing, insurance, and mail, securities and commodities law violations, environmental law violations, price fixing, racketeering, loan sharking, black market operations, obstruction of justice and perjury, and computer fraud.
Depending on whether federal or state law has been violated, white collar crimes can be prosecuted at the federal or state level. Penalties vary, but in some cases may result in large fines, restitution, and jail/prison time.
Common White Collar Crimes
There are many crimes classified as white collar offenses, among them are:
- Accounting Fraud
- Bank Fraud
- Business Fraud and Theft
- Check Fraud
- Computer Based Fraud and Internet Crimes
- Medicaid, Medicare, & Social Security Fraud
- Mortgage Fraud
- Money Laundering
- Real Estate Fraud
White collar crimes cases are complex and often involve high volumes of documents and information, making the prepartion and defense of these cases complicated, and labor intensive. White collar crimes need a special set of skills and a lot of previous experience to be handled properly. We have helped many clients in the past, and would be honored to help you too.
Contact our Knowledgeable Orlando White Collar / Fraud Lawyer
White collar charges are taken very seriously by Florida prosecutors. If you have been charged with, or are under investigation for, any state or federal fraud offense or white collar crime in Orlando or anywhere in Central Florida, call us today! Our experienced Orlando criminal defense attorney can help! Our early intervention is key for the resolution of your case. You might even be able to avoid more serious charges and/or penalties. Call us at (407) 649-1999 and schedule a free consultation.