Newport Beach Wire Fraud Defense Attorneys
Defense from Wire Fraud Charges in Orange County
Wire fraud includes scams that take place over interstate wires, such as telemarketing fraud, phishing, or spam related schemes. Wire fraud is a federal offense investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation; however, state charges still apply to wire fraud offenses. If you have been charged with wire fraud, it is vital to have an experienced attorney represent you through the legal process. The attorneys at Corrigan Welbourn Stokke, APLC have over 100 years of collective experience serving clients throughout Orange County accused of wire fraud. We have handled high-profile cases and have extensive trial experience. Our attorneys use a team-oriented and collaborative approach to ensure our clients receive the best possible results for their case.
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Wire Fraud in California
Wire fraud typically takes place over the phone or through electric communications. Wire fraud consists of three different elements for a person to be convicted. The first is when a defendant created or participated in a scheme to defraud another out of money; the second is when the defendant intended to defraud; and the third is that the defendant used interstate wire communications to commit the fraud.
People facing wire fraud may face the following penalties:
- Fines of up to $250,000 for individuals
- Fines of up to $500,000 for organizations
- Imprisonment for up to 20 years
Charged with Wire Fraud? Contact Our Newport Beach Wire Fraud Lawyers!
If you have been charged with a wire fraud offense, the attorneys at Corrigan Welbourn Stokke are prepared to fight for your rights. We have over 100 years of combined legal experience and work for residents of Orange County and surrounding areas. Our successful track record demonstrates our dedication to clients and our ability to obtain results. We have tried over 200 jury trials, including high-profile cases that include political figures, law enforcement officials, doctors, and celebrities. This knowledge equips us to help our clients receive the best possible results for their case.
Contact our Newport Beach wire fraud defense attorneys at (949) 251-0330! We are available 24/7.