Paulding County White Collar Crimes Attorney
Experienced Defense Strategies in Cobb County, Douglas County & the Atlanta Metro Area
White collar crime is a broad category. It usually involves criminal acts committed in commercial and business settings, often with the intent of fraudulently creating a significant financial or economic gain. Although these offenses are considered nonviolent, they still carry consequences that are just as serious as those of violent criminal offenses.
The penalties of conviction for a white collar offense can be devastating for your career and your future opportunities. Extended prison time and heavy fines can leave you struggling for years after serving your sentence. A skilled white collar criminal defense lawyer in Paulding County may offer the legal protection you need to prevent the damaging effects of a conviction.
At Henrickson & Sereebutra, their white collar crime attorneys have 50+ years of collective experience handling over one thousand criminal cases. Contact the firm and explore your legal options with them in a free consultation!
White Collar Crime vs. Blue Collar Crime
"White collar" and "blue collar" are popular phrases that also carry meaning when it comes to criminal law. White collar and blue collar are generally distinguished based on violence and economic gain. Whether a crime is considered white collar or blue collar, it has the potential of causing serious legal troubles for an individual.
- Blue collar crimes include violent offenses such as theft crimes, drug crimes, and other street violations.
- White collar crimes include bribery, fraud, and a number of federal crimes as well.
Types of White Collar Crimes
At Henrickson & Sereebutra, their white collar crime attorneys in Paulding County handle a variety of different cases. It is possible to illegally obtain economic or financial gain in many different situations, and with more than one thousand cases handled over their years of practice, the firm is able to take on even the most complex white-collar cases, whether they involve violations of federal guidelines and/or the Georgia Code.
Common forms of white-collar crime include the following:
- Identity theft
- Insider trading
- Insurance fraud
- Money laundering
- Mortgage fraud
- Wire fraud
The firm frequently handles white collar crime defense against charges of forgery. Many individuals do not realize that just being in possession of a forged check or other fraudulent items can lead to criminal charges. Their Paulding County white collar crime lawyers also take on many cases of money laundering and other federal crimes that require abilities of a skilled professional.
What are the Penalties for White Collar Crimes?
A conviction of white collar crime comes with serious penalties that follow federal law guidelines. This includes 10+ years in federal prison with minimal chance of parole, and hundreds of thousands of dollars in fines. The mark of a white collar crime on your criminal record can haunt you for the rest of your life and prevent you from seeking gainful employment and advancing your career.
Every case is unique, and the penalties of a conviction will reflect this. However, in every case, there is certainly a need for dedicated representation from a white collar crime lawyer who can protect your rights and best interests. Taking on a case alone or with a lesser defense could result in a harsher punishment than you deserve.
The white collar criminal defense team at Henrickson & Sereebutra put their clients' needs first. The firm knows how to take effective action that can contest weak evidence and minimize the damage of a conviction. They take a personalized approach that addresses the unique circumstances of a case and secures an effective legal solution.
Protect Your Career and Your Future—Call Us Today
At Henrickson & Sereebutra, their Paulding County white collar crimes attorneys are capable of helping their clients find a positive resolution, whether it means minimizing the penalties or dismissing the case entirely. If you are facing a white collar crime with federal consequences, trust a team of former prosecutors who know the ins and outs of criminal law.
Take advantage of Henrickson & Sereebutra's free case evaluation and discuss your case with their team!
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