Fraud is a false representation of a matter of fact “whether by words or by conduct, by false or misleading allegations, or by concealment of what should have been disclosed” that deceives and is intended to deceive another so that the individual will act upon it to her or his legal injury.

Fraud usually involves the taking of money or something of value through the misrepresentation of facts. The elements of knowingly concealing, misstating or misrepresenting facts for the purpose of pecuniary gain is common to these crimes of fraud.

Fraud may be charged as a misdemeanor or a felony, depending on the circumstance of the charge. Our office has handled many cases involving fraud, at both the State and Federal levels, including but not limited to:

  • Insurance Fraud
  • Tax Fraud
  • Credit Card Fraud
  • Internet Fraud
  • Health Care Fraud
  • Prescription Fraud
  • Telemarketing Fraud
  • Wire Fraud
  • Bankruptcy Fraud

If you or someone you care about has been charged with fraud, contact our office today for your free consultation.

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