Gainesville Wire Fraud Defense Attorney
Florida White Collar Criminal Defense Lawyer
Wire fraud is the criminal offense of intentionally creating a fraudulent or deceitful scheme in order to obtain money or property from consumers, through the use of interstate "wires" (TV, radio, internet, computer modem or telephone.)
If you are under investigation for or have been accused of wire fraud, you will need a capable defense lawyer in your corner. Gainesville wire fraud defense lawyer Robert G. Whittel offers the highest quality legal representation to those accused of fraud throughout Florida. He has offices in Gainesville, Ocala, Bushnell, Spring Hill, Inverness, Tampa, New Port Richey and Tarpon Springs for your convenience.
Wire fraud is a federal crime and is therefore often investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and similar federal agencies. These organizations have extensive resources to thoroughly investigate and prosecute wire fraud charges and will utilize these resources to their fullest extent.
Penalties for Wire Fraud
If convicted of wire fraud or fraud by wire in Florida, you will be facing a fine and/or imprisonment in a Florida state prison for 20 years. If convicted for wire fraud against a financial institution, you will face a 30 year prison sentence and a fine of up to $1,000,000.
The extent of these penalties shows the gravity of a wire fraud arrest or accusation. Gainesville wire fraud defense lawyer Robert G. Whittel understands that your freedom and financial future are at stake if you are facing these charges. By providing you with superior representation and a committed defense, attorney Whittel gives you the chance to avoid these penalties. He and his staff have the necessary knowledge, experience and resources to be effective in Florida Federal Court.
Accused of wire fraud in Florida? Contact criminal defense lawyer Robert G. Whittel today!