Oklahoma City White Collar Defense Lawyers
Proven Track Record for Successful Results
Have funds in your organization shown repeated shortfalls? Have customers complained about possible fraudulent transactions? Before long, authorities will begin to demand explanations. Detective work may lead to the conclusion that you have committed a crime involving money or paperwork — a white collar crime.
An arrest and conviction for a white collar crime often results from a lengthy period of investigation, meaning you must retain Coyle Law Firm as soon as you’re aware of an investigation against you. It may be prompted by reports from clients, a company, a nonprofit organization and/or law enforcement agencies. Thus, we must protect your rights and provide the legal counsel required to navigate the investigation. To best overcome your white collar crime charges, our Oklahoma City white collar attorneys can strongly advocate for your best interests the moment you hire us.
Types of White Collar Crimes in Oklahoma
A white collar crime is one in which the motives are purely financial and the commission of which is nonviolent. Although it’s technically nonviolent, the penalties you may suffer if convicted of a white collar crime could amount to those of violent crimes. You may deal with a state or federal charge depending on the amount of financial losses involved.
White collar crimes include:
- Insider trading
- Identity theft
- Money laundering
- Securities fraud
A complex crime is the act of committing two or more felony acts in the process of completing a crime. White collar crimes are often categorized as complex crimes because an offender typically commits an offense during the commission of another offense. Another form of complex crime is compound crime, which is defined as a single act that constitutes two or more felonies. Thus,
Penalties for complex and compound crimes depend on the felonies committed. Punishment varies by severity of the crimes committed and the courts in which they are tried. Luckily, our white collar crimes defense lawyer obtains valuable trial experience in state and federal courts, meaning we have what it takes to successfully fight for a favorable outcome regardless of which court handles your case.
The list and severity of white collar crimes are numerous and varied, resulting in no set penalties. However, you will most likely suffer prison time and fines if you don’t act quickly and retain our experienced legal defense. Further, you could lose your job, opportunities to secure housing, and tarnish your personal and professional reputation. As such, you must take your accusation seriously because there’s a lot more at stake than just your freedom.
Contact Us to Fight Your White Collar Crimes Charge
Coyle Law Firm has achieved positive results for clients in all levels of courts in Oklahoma, including state and federal criminal courts and appellate courts. Thus, we can help protect your good name and future from as early as the investigation all the way to the criminal justice proceedings and appeals, if applicable.
You can depend on our team to calculate the risks, including using a “pros and cons” assessment, involved in your case because white collar charges require a thorough and thoughtful approach. From there, our Oklahoma City white collar lawyer can prepare a compelling defense supported by strategic tactics that better prove your innocence. You’re in good hands when you choose Coyle Law Firm to advocate for you.
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