Torrance White-Collar Crimes Attorney
Exceptional Criminal Defense in Manhattan Beach & More!
White-collar crimes are generally financial crimes often occurring in a business environment, and like any theft crime, money is the typical target. Though white-collar crimes are always non-violent, they may be considered felonies depending on the circumstances and result in large fines, restitution, and even a prison sentence.
White-collar crimes can be very complex, and the most important step you can take to protect yourself is to contact a criminal defense lawyer in Los Angeles without delay. If you are being investigated for a white-collar crime, an arrest may be imminent. You need one of our skilled lawyers to vigorously protect your rights as soon as possible.
Types of White-Collar Crime Charges
The growing popularity of the internet has increased opportunities for white-collar crimes to occur, and law enforcement has responded accordingly, increasing the number of arrests and prosecutions. White-collar crime is viewed as a growing concern, and the state of California has been harsh on those accused of committing a white-collar crime such as:
White-collar crimes can be alleged based on an accusation or incomplete evidence, and even if you are innocent, you might still be charged.
Trust a Torrance Attorney with 20+ Years of Experience
The Law Offices of Decio Rangel Jr. have been successfully defending the rights of the accused for over 20 years. Our firm was founded by attorney Decio Rangel Jr., who has been called upon to act as a legal expert on ABC News, CBS News, Good Morning America, and other national media. Our firm has the skill and experience you need to feel confident that you are being represented by a criminal defense lawyer who takes the time to keep you fully aware of any developments in your case.
Fraud Embezzlement Defense
Overview of Fraud Embezzlement
The crime of fraud is commonly defined as the use of deceit to unlawfully gain possession of someone else’s property. Theft is the motivating element in almost all fraud cases, and money is the most frequently chosen object. Fraud embezzlement is a white-collar crime that occurs when an individual steals financial resources that the accused individual was responsible for managing. Fraud embezzlement typically involves an employee stealing from an employer. For example, it can be as simple as slightly underreporting the day’s income, up to misappropriating enormous sums from investment accounts.
The penalties for fraud embezzlement vary largely depending on the amount stolen, but in any case, the consequences can be severe, including fines, restitution, jail time, or even a prison sentence. A conviction for fraud embezzlement can leave you with a criminal record that limits future employment opportunities, credit applications, and even housing options. It is very important that you contact a skilled and experienced Los Angeles criminal defense attorney right away to assist you in avoiding the harshest penalties. One of our seasoned lawyers can aggressively defend your rights and help protect your future.
White-Collar Crime Lawyer
The Law Offices of Decio Rangel, Jr. have been effectively standing up for the rights of the accused for over 15 years. Our firm was founded by a former prosecutor, giving us a unique insight into how the prosecution functions. We have access to expert resources, allowing us to fully investigate your case and help you to determine your legal options. When you contact our energetic firm, we will not delay in methodically investigating all facets of your case, and we will ensure that your rights were not violated in the course of your arrest. Our firm has the proven ability to both tirelessly protect your rights and tactfully negotiate with the prosecution, seeking reduced charges or even a dismissal. If your case goes to trial, our seasoned lawyers have extensive courtroom experience that will allow you to feel confident that you are being fully represented by a determined advocate who may be able to help you achieve the optimal outcome.