Fraud Defense Attorney in Morristown

What constitutes as fraud?

Fraud is a type of white collar crime that involves misrepresentation of fact for the purpose of unlawful gain. Some examples may include writing bad checks or other deception in order to obtain finances. There are many situations where individuals are wrongfully accused of fraud, a mistake has been made and an innocent person is facing severe consequences for someone else's negligence.

At The Bowlin Law Firm we have experience in this matter and we can help you to fight these wrongful charges.

In addition, there are many cases where individuals are under financial stress and turn to drastic measures in order to make ends meet. If you have made a mistake then a Morristown criminal lawyer from our firm can help defend your case in court and pursue an agreeable solution that will put this case behind you. We serve clients throughout Hamblen County, Knox County, and Knoxville, TN.

Harsh Penalties

Fraud is the intentional misrepresentation of fact, or deception used for personal gain, or for the detriment of another individual or entity. The penalties for this crime vary depending on the reason for fraud and the outcome of these fraudulent actions. If you are charged with fraud where you gained property or finances valued at $500 or less, then you could face penalties of up to one year in jail and $2,500 in fines. If you received property or finances valued at more than $60,000 then you will be charged with a class B felony which carries a prison sentence up to 30 years, as well as fines up to $25,000.

Defending the Rights of the Criminally Accused

As you can see, the penalties for fraud conviction can be extremely harsh and difficult to face. Because of these extremely serious penalties that you could face, it is vitally important for you to speak with a representative from The Bowlin Law Firm. Our firm will be able to provide you with legal assistance that will aggressively fight for your rights, your goals and your desires regarding the outcome of your case.

We have helped individuals to obtain agreeable solutions in these situations before and we will be able to apply the same skill and experience to your case in order to maximize your chances of a favorable outcome.

Please do not hesitate to contact a Morristown criminal defense attorney to learn more!


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