Plano White Collar Crimes Attorney

What is a White Collar Crime?

White collar crime encompasses a plethora of crimes, generally involving crime committed by deceit in order to gain large amounts of money. These crimes are considered non-violent, includes a complex scheme and involves more than one victim. Since these crimes are associated with federal criminal penalties, those who have been accused of white collar crimes must retain legal representation from a reliable and experienced Collin County criminal defense attorney.

Types of White Collar Crimes

According to federal investigators, crimes are considered “white collar crimes” if they involve intentional tactics to deceive another party for the sake of unlawful or unfair gain. Many of our clients who are accused of white collar crimes are honorable professionals with no previous criminal history and are facing the criminal justice system for the first time. In general, the reason these individuals are convicted is simply because they were in the wrong place, at the wrong time.

Common types of white collar crimes include:

  • Bank fraud
  • Broker fraud charges
  • Counterfeiting
  • Business fraud
  • Embezzlement
  • Forgery
  • Insider trading
  • Internet fraud
  • Medical insurance fraud
  • Mortgage fraud
  • Securities fraud
  • Tax evasion
  • Tax fraud

Retain Legal Services from a Plano Criminal Defense Attorney

If you are currently being investigated for a white collar crime, attorney Scott Edgett understands federal criminal charges. With more than a decade of experience, he ensures that his clients’ rights are protected with aggressive and personalized representation. His legal team is capable of conducting their own thorough investigation into your case and aggressively fighting for you in court. Their goal is to do whatever it takes to maintain your innocence, professionalism and reputation so you can overcome this obstacle in life.

For more information, contact him today (972) 635-4224 to schedule an appointment. Serving Plano and all throughout Collin County.

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