White-collar crimes refer to several different types of crimes, but usually are crimes committed by business and professional people who may have made a mistake. Although these often occur through deceit and theft and are motivated by financial gain, there are also many instances where innocent people find themselves falsely accused of these crimes. White-collar crimes do not usually employ the use of force in the execution of the crime.
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These crimes are very serious matters and should be treated with the utmost importance. Because many of these crimes involve complex financial documents, it may be unclear who is criminally responsible. Many of these cases take years to investigate and sometimes those with little or no involvement in a fraudulent scheme find themselves facing serious criminal charges because of their role in a company.
Some of the most common types of white-collar crimes include:
Penalties for convictions of white-collar crimes range from fines to jail and prison time and can negatively impact your life for years to come. Specifically, a conviction of a white-collar crime may make it more challenging to obtain certain jobs in the future. These offenses can be prosecuted on the state level, federal level or both.
If you are facing charges for a white-collar crime, call The Criminal Defense CA Firm today for an immediate consultation. You need an AGGRESSIVE Los Angeles white-collar defense attorney by your side who will work tirelessly to fight on your behalf and who refuses to stop until they have exhausted all options to improve your situation.
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Whether we litigate your case or are able to get the charges dropped or reduced, we are dedicated to obtain the best possible outcome we can for you. Our Los Angeles white-collar criminal defense attorneys specialize in cases across southern California, including those in Orange County, Ventura County, San Bernardino County, Los Angeles County and San Fernando Valley. Call us now for a free, initial consultation.