Fraud involves deception of another in order to obtain financial gain in some manner. Fraud crimes are often investigated at the federal level as defendants are often accused of crossing state lines during the commission of the crime or because the fraud involves a federal offense, such as tax fraud. Anyone charged with a fraud crime should immediately consult with a criminal defense lawyer from Okabe & Haushalter to obtain the legal counsel necessary to fight the charges.
Some of the types of crimes that fall under the umbrella of a fraud offense include:
The penalties for fraud can be severe with financial penalties as well as prison sentences that can range from 1 to 30 years, depending on the severity of the charges. Our lawyers can explain the laws that apply to your case and discuss how best to address the charges against you.
Fraud offenses are complex matters that involve lengthy investigations by law enforcement. If you are to protect your rights, it is essential to have vigorous and trusted legal counsel representing you against the charges. We at Okabe & Haushalter can carefully review any evidence found against you and conduct our own investigation into the allegations. With our tenacious and aggressive defense on your behalf, you can feel secure our firm will seek the best possible outcome on your behalf. With extensive experience, we are ready to fight for you!
Have you been accused of committing fraud? Contact a Las Vegas fraud defense attorney from Okabe & Haushalter to learn how we can help defend your future.