Detailed White Collar Crime Defense
It can be very shocking to find out you are being investigated for a white collar crime. You probably feel that there is an invasion of your privacy if law enforcement investigators take your computer or personal papers as part of an inquiry. It is essential at this point to retain legal representation.
In the chance that you get accused of a crime after an initial investigation, your lawyer will already be on board to pursue proving your innocence. Ocala criminal defense attorney David Mengers has over 30 years of experience in advocating for clients through strong case development and defense.
White collar crime does not physically hurt its victims, but often leaves them at an economic disadvantage. Crimes of this type include:
- Credit card and identity theft
- Money laundering and embezzlement
- Tax evasion
- Medicare fraud
The Law Office of David Mengers offers a detailed defense for the whole range of white collar crimes, from misdemeanors to felonies on both state and federal levels. Along with polished litigation methods in the courtroom, a complete white collar crime defense involves a great deal of investigative research to make the most of defense strategies such as:
- There was a mistake that was without criminal intent
- The alleged illegal diversion of money was, in fact, legal
- A lack of evidence
The penalties for white collar crimes in Florida can be extensive and involve paying restitution, serving up to 30 years in prison for a first-degree felony and paying substantial fines. In addition, social and employment repercussions can be severe.
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Take action to secure quality legal representation by calling the Law Office of David Mengers at 352-433-4925 or toll free at 888-300-1595. You can also reach us through our website to schedule your initial consultation.