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White Collar Crimes
Trusted Visalia Criminal Defense Lawyer
White Collar crimes are usually crimes of theft that are nonviolent, and often fraudulent. These are usually crimes of deception or misrepresentation using financial skill or business knowledge in order to obtain money or property illegally. The penalties following a conviction of a white collar crime can be very serious.
Why choose Koch, Degn & Gomez LLP?
Koch, Degn & Gomez have over 40 years of experience, including extensive history in the business sector which helps us understand and defend your case.
Examples Of White Collar Crimes
The most frequent subjects of white collar crimes are financial leaders, business professionals, managers, and entrepreneurs. The nature of the crime can have a huge bearing on punishment, so we treat each client with the individual care and attention that their case demands.
We have experience defending a variety of crimes, such as:
- Mail fraud
- Insurance fraud
- Tax fraud
One of the most common white collar crimes is embezzlement, which happens when someone has been temporarily entrusted with money, property, or assets and instead they assume personal control and ownership. Conviction of this type of embezzlement typically results in around 3 years of prison time and heavy fines. Charges are often enhanced if the embezzled assets are more than $50,000 or there were multiple instances.
Aggressive Defense Of White Collar Crime
Koch, Degn & Gomez understand the serious impact that white collar crime allegations can have on your reputation and business. We are ready to fight for your innocence and a positive resolution. Our criminal defense team challenges each and every point of the prosecution, including your arrest, to ensure fair treatment. We are even able to negotiate on your behalf for a plea deal or settlement out-of-court, avoiding the negative media attention that often accompanies these trials.
With our criminal justice and business background we are the best possible choice for your white collar crime defense.
Schedule a free consultation with us to day to begin protecting your reputation.