Fairfax VA Embezzlement Attorney
White collar crime is taken very seriously by Virginia courts. The penalties for a conviction are very severe and often include prison time.
If you are being investigated or have been charged with a white collar crime such as embezzlement, it is crucial that you contact a Fairfax and McLean white collar crimes lawyer immediately.
White Collar Crimes
White collar crimes involve taking advantage of someone who put you in a position of trust, or obtaining money by false pretenses. At Sheryl Shane, Attorney at Law, we represent people who are being investigated for or have been charged with:
- Fraud, including credit card fraud and returning stolen items for a refund
- Identity theft or ID theft
- Check fraud
- Welfare fraud
- Construction fraud
These crimes carry severe penalties, including high fines and time in prison. They also cause unmeasurable harm to your professional and personal reputation.
Northern Virginia Fraud Attorney
Criminal defense attorney Sheryl Shane understands the corporate environment, as she worked for a Fortune 100 corporation for four years before beginning her law practice. She uses this knowledge to work closely with her clients to investigate white collar crime charges. She will often employ experts to review relevant documents and financial statements.
She knows that many times the effects of the charge can be lessened by paying the damages back to the company or individual from whom they were stolen. These damages can often be paid back using an installment plan.
If you are being investigated for, or charged with embezzlement or identity fraud, it is important to contact an Oakton embezzlement attorney today to fight the charges against you. Fraud defense lawyer Sheryl Shane will work tirelessly to get the charges dismissed or reduced.