Fraud / Embezzlement Lawyer Encino
Finding a qualified
embezzlement attorney is crucial in winning a criminal court case. That is why Alan
Kessler, A Law Corporation is your best choice for representation. We
have handled hundreds of cases over the past 30 years and have always
provided superior representation to each and every one of our clients.
embezzlement charges are very serious and can come with some severe consequences if
found guilty. This is not something you want left to chance. You need
the very best legal representation possible and that is just what Alan
Kessler, A Law Corporation will provide.
What is Fraud and Embezzlement?
Many people have heard of these terms, especially in the news, but few
really understand what these terms mean. If you have been charged with
fraud or embezzlement it is even more critical that you understand your
charges so that you can participate in your case to the fullest extent possible.
–This is an intentional deception made for personal gain, or to damage another
This is the financial form of fraud. When a person has been trusted to
keep another person’s assets secure, but they withhold the assets
for the purpose of theft, then it is considered embezzlement.
In most embezzlement cases, it is premeditated and done with purpose. When
the assets have purposely been withheld, and claimed by a person without
stake in the assets, this is when it is considered
Both fraud and embezzlement are serious crimes and can lead to imprisonment
if the individual being charged with these crimes is convicted.
Types of Embezzlement
There are a few different types of
embezzlement. They are as follows:
- Fraudulent (most common)
- Lawful possession
When to Hire a Fraud and Embezzlement Attorney
If you or someone you love has been charged with fraud and/or embezzlement
the first step is to hire a knowledgeable attorney who specializes in
this area. Embezzlement is a serious charge and you do not want to mess
around with someone who does not know what they are doing.
Hiring a highly qualified and knowledgeable
fraud and embezzlement attorney is the best chance you have at winning your case or avoiding
jail time. Most of the cases that result in convictions include the following:
- Community service
What to Do After You Hire Your Experienced Fraud and Embezzlement Attorney?
It is critical that you provide the attorney with complete and accurate
information as this will be essential for winning the case. The attorney
will gather all of your information during a period of discovery and will
determine the recommended path for your case. A qualified attorney will
be your best option if you case ends up going to trial as well.