Santa Barbara Fraud Defense Lawyer
Fraud Defense Attorney in Santa Barbara
The crime of fraud is defined as an act of intentional deception or misrepresentation
of facts made by one person for personal gain or to damage another individual.
It is a broad definition that covers many different types of crimes, all
of which carry their own consequences and penalties. These types of crimes
can be charged as either a misdemeanor or a felony, depending upon the
type of fraud and the specific circumstances of the case.
This type of crime can be complex and it takes the help of a skilled Santa
Barbara criminal defense lawyer to help you through the process. My name is
Adam L. Pearlman and my experience as a former prosecutor allows me to give every case
the best possible
criminal defense it deserves. My relationship with local law enforcement officers and judges
is one of mutual respect, which can also help me to seek a reduction or
dismissal of charges for my clients.
Types of Fraud Charges
Fraud can come in many different shapes and forms, including:
- Credit Card Fraud
- False impersonation
- Insurance Fraud
- Internet Fraud
- Mail Fraud
- Asset forfeiture
- Real estate fraud
- Identity theft
- Senior fraud
No matter what type you have been charged with, this kind of crime can
be a very serious offense and carry heavy penalties. A person charged
with fraud may face heavy fines, probation, jail, or even a prison sentence.
When charged with this type of crime, it can sometimes feel as though
there is no hope and that there is nothing you can do to prevent receiving
the heaviest penalties. Don't let one mistake or misunderstanding possibly
change your life forever. Retaining the services of an experienced lawyer
can give your case the edge it needs.
Contact a Santa Barbara fraud defense attorney
if you are facing any type of fraud charges and get an aggressive defense
for your case.