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Fraud Crimes

Plano Fraud Defense Attorney

Ready To Defend You Against Fraud Charges in Texas

Fraud involves the intentional taking of money, property or services by unlawful means. If you are under investigation or convicted of fraud charges, not only are the penalties you may potentially face severe, but a criminal record may cause significant harm to your reputation. With more than a decade of criminal defense experience, foundingPlano criminal defense attorney, Scott Edgett, is prepared to defend individuals accused of fraud crimes in Plano and surrounding areas.

Types of Fraud Crimes

Fraud is an ambiguous term which is comprised of a multitude of various crimes. States throughout the U.S. have enacted a wide array of laws which penalize fraudulent activity through criminal or civil laws. Due to the variety of fraud crimes, the penalties relating to each vary. While some fraud crimes are only considered a Class C misdemeanor, some are first-degree felonies, which entail in a life sentence in prison without parole.

Common types of fraud crimes include:

  • Bank fraud
  • Credit card fraud
  • Franchise fraud
  • Healthcare fraud
  • Identity theft
  • Insurance fraud
  • Internet fraud
  • Investment fraud
  • Mail fraud
  • Money laundering
  • Securities fraud
  • Tax fraud
  • Wire fraud

Protecting The Rights of His Clients in Collin County

Even if you believe you are under investigation, reliable and experienced legal advice may mean the difference between immunity and incarceration. At the Law Offices of Scott Edgett, they offer the aggressive and personalized defense their clients need to retain their freedom and reputation. With more than a thousand criminal cases successfully handled, the lead attorney and his legal team possesses the comprehensive knowledge of the legal system surrounding these cases and can conduct their own extensive investigation in order to gather a strong defensive strategy to fight for your innocence.

Contact the firm today to get started on building a strong, personalized defense.

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