White Collar Fraud Crimes

August 27, 2021

white collar fraudWhite-collar fraud crimes are defined as any crime that is committed for personal or financial gain. These crimes typically don’t involve physical violence but instead rely on deceit, trickery, and illusion to prevent substantial business losses or reap large amounts of personal gain. Both individuals and businesses commit white-collar crimes. If you’re being accused of one of these crimes, you’ll need a Palm Harbor federal criminal defense attorney to help you.

Examples of White-Collar Crimes

There’s a whole host of crimes that fall into this category. A Palm Harbor criminal lawyer will see many of these and others throughout their career.

  • Larceny
  • Embezzlement
  • Bribery
  • Public corruption
  • Mortgage fraud
  • Election law violations
  • Money laundering
  • Wage theft
  • Insider trading

Consequences for White-Collar Crimes

The consequences for white-collar crimes vary depending on the severity of the offense. Some of these crimes can be punishable by time in prison. Others may only require restitution or community service. There are costs involved to pay your defense attorneys, and you may also then be sued in civil cases by the victims or their families, face other censures when it comes to licensing, be barred from working in your chosen trade, and more.

How a Palm Harbor Criminal Attorney Helps

If you’re being accused of white-collar crimes, the first call you should make is to a Palm Harbor criminal lawyer. A qualified Palm Harbor federal criminal defense attorney will gather the facts surrounding your case, examine the evidence presented by law enforcement, and look for other avenues of defense depending on your situation. They will gather witness testimonies and collect information from different angles that can potentially help your case. During the entirety of your case, the Palm Harbor criminal attorney will deal with the court processes and court documentation the entire time to give you the best defense possible.

Contact a Palm Harbor Federal Criminal Defense Attorney

If you’re being accused of one of these crimes, contact a Palm Harbor federal criminal defense attorney to help defend you. The Law Office of Robert Eckard & Associates stands by to assist you and your family in your time of need. Contact us today for a free consultation.



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