White Collar Crimes

The term ‘white collar crime’ has come into more and more usage over the last decade. It refers to any kind of non-violent crime, typically committed in the business or commercial world for financial benefit. While these crimes don’t involve the physical harm of another person, they are still very serious and the victims can suffer major damage through financial loss and emotional stress. If you are being charged with any kind of white collar crime within the state of California, don’t hesitate to call our offices right away. Somera Law Group is experienced in dealing with white collar crime defense, and will get to work right away in building your arguments against these charges.

While white collar crime is an umbrella term that includes many different non-violent actions, some of the specific crimes in this category include -

  • Extortion
  • Bribery
  • Conspiracy
  • Forgery
  • Identity Theft
  • Fraud
  • Computer or Internet Crimes

White collar crimes can include everything from a low-level misdemeanor to a high-level felony. Just because they don’t involve physical violence, don’t assume there won’t be serious punishments for a conviction. Jail time is a very real possibility for a white collar crime conviction, and the mark on your record will make life more difficult going forward.

It is always worth it to fight a criminal charge, so contact our office today. We will be happy to offer you a free consultation and discuss how to proceed with your defense. We hope to hear from you soon.