Are you looking for a reputable lawyer for your fraud charge?
Fraud is defined by the state of Rhode Island as, “the use of deliberate deception to achieve an unfair gain or advantage.” In many cases, fraud falls under the category of White Collar Crimes. Examples of fraud include: identity theft, insurance fraud, wire fraud, mortgage fraud, health care fraud, money laundering, embezzlement, counterfeiting. There are many other types of fraud, but these are some of the most common that we encounter.
No matter what type of fraud has been committed, it comes with some pretty serious consequences. Those convicted face hefty fines and jail time. It can also impact your life greatly by making it harder to land a job with future employers. The specific consequences you face will depend on the crime committed and the details surrounding your unique case.
Penalties for Fraud in Rhode Island
As mentioned, the consequences someone faces for committing fraud will depend on the type of fraud that was committed and other details regarding the case. The consequences you face will be determined in court and can be very costly. You may be required to pays ranging from a few hundred to thousands of dollars. You will also face lengthy jail sentences, stripping you of your freedom. To determine what kind of penalties you’re up against, you’ll need to consult with a fraud lawyer for advice.
Have You Been Accused of Fraud?
If you or someone you know has been accused of committing fraud in the state of Rhode Island, you will want to seek the assistance of an attorney immediately. The sooner you get someone involved in your case, the better. You need an experienced attorney to represent you by investigating your case and coming up with a strong defensive strategy.
Kensley Barrett is a Rhode Island fraud attorney that is available to take on your case. He is experienced and knows the strategies that will help you receive a better outcome in court. With his help, it’s possible to get fraud charges dropped or at least get the consequences lowered. His priority is always to fight for your rights and keep you out of jail. He always aims to minimize the impact charges could have on your life.
If you have been accused of fraud and need an attorney to take on your case, contact Kensley Barrett. You can schedule a free consultation with him to discuss your options. This is a no-obligation consultation, which means you are not obligated to hire him after your consultation. During this meeting, you will discuss your case with him and he will let you know what he can do to help you. You’ll leave the consultation knowing what to expect moving forward to fight your fraud charges.
To schedule your free consultation, contact our office today. We will schedule a time to talk with you at our earliest convenience. You’ll have peace of mind knowing you have an experience and competent lawyer working on your case. After all, the lawyer you choose could make or break your case. If you want to stay out of jail, you need to hire Kensley Barrett to take on your case today.