Facing federal wire fraud charges? It can be a confusing and scary time, especially if you’ve never had an encounter with the law before. Our white collar defense attorneys are here to represent you, protect your rights and fight for your best future. To discuss your options with an expert South Florida federal wire fraud lawyer at Rossen Law Firm, give us a call today.
What is a Federal Wire Fraud Crime?
Federal wire fraud involves intending to scheme or defraud for obtaining money or property by means of false pretenses or promises transmitted by wire, radio, or television and/or any such writings, signs, signals, as defined by Federal Law in 18 U.S. Code § 1343.
Wire fraud has four legal elements:
- You created or participated in a scheme to defraud someone out of money and/or property.
- You had intentions to defraud.
- It was foreseeable that you used wire communications.
- You used interstate wire communications.
CONSEQUENCES OF FEDERAL WIRE FRAUD CRIMES
If you are found guilty of federal wire fraud you can face federal imprisonment of up to 20 years along with $250,000-$500,000 fines. If the wire fraud was during a declared disaster or involves a financial institution you could be sentenced to up to 30 years federal prison and face fines up to $1 million.
FEDERAL WIRE FRAUD DEFENSE ATTORNEY IN FORT LAUDERDALE
Our team’s federal attorneys have a unique approach when it comes to wire fraud cases in South Florida. You can put your complete trust in our firm knowing that we will fight for the very best legal outcome possible. We will fight for you and protect your rights to the full extent of the law.
Federal Wire Fraud Defense Strategies
We use unique defense strategies to fight your case. If you attempted in good faith to comply with the law but accidentally submitted false claims, we can argue this in court. The statute of limitations is 5 years, once the time is up the government can not come after you without clear evidence.
Free Federal Wire Fraud Defense Strategy Session in South Florida
If you’re facing federal wire fraud charges, we know how to protect your rights and provide you with a personalized and aggressive defense. You can sleep better at night knowing we are on your side.
We offer FREE consultations (what we call strategy sessions) so you know how we’ll work to get the best possible result on your case for you. Give us a call today to schedule your free strategy session with a Ft. Lauderdale federal wire fraud lawyer.
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