White Collar Crimes in Fort Lauderdale
Criminal Defense for Money Motivated Offenses
White collar crimes are often misconstrued as being less serious offenses because they typically do not involve violence. However, money motivated offenses are considered to be very serious in the eyes of the law, especially those involving deception and theft. White collar crime typically involves stealing financial assets for one's own personal benefit.
At Raisman & Raisman, P.A., our Fort Lauderdale criminal defense lawyers have more than 60 years of combined experience in the field of criminal defense, including defense of white collar crimes.
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Types of White Collar Crime
Non-violent crimes which take place in a business or similar environment with the intention of making a profit off others are white collar crimes. They are often considered federal crimes, investigated by federal agencies and tried in federal courts. Fraud crimes are one of the most common types of white collar crimes.
The types of white collar crimes we defend include:
- Bank fraud
- Credit card fraud
- Medicare fraud
- Mortgage fraud
- Insider trading
- Computer crimes
- Identity theft
- Tax evasion
Consequences of White Collar Crime
Many of our clients who have been arrested or charged with a white collar crime are working professionals in important corporate positions. It is important that you understand if your name is even involved in a white collar crime investigation that your reputation and future are on the line.
It is imperative that you hire a Fort Lauderdale white collar crime attorney who can work to protect your career and your name. If you are convicted of a white collar crime, you will first and foremost face jail or prison time. You could also face significant fines, restitution, and other penalties which affect your ability to continue in your profession.
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