Long Beach Mail Fraud Lawyers
Mail Fraud Is a Federal Crime
The felony offense lawyers and support staff at The Law Firm of Joseph H. Low IV are devoted to fighting for the rights of the people. A federal criminal charge requires the representation of an experienced criminal defense attorney who has successfully handled similar cases. Mr. Low has extensive trial experience and has helped many clients who have faced with serious criminal charges. If you have been arrested for mail fraud, call The Law Firm of Joseph H. Low IV today for a free consultation.
Thousands of people are arrested each year on suspicion of mail theft in the United States, which is a violation of strict Federal law. Mail theft and mail fraud are felony offenses that carry harsh penalties, including incarceration and a monetary fine of up to $250,000. If there is evidence that the fraud involves a financial institution, the defendant may be sentenced to a prison term of 30 years and a monetary fine of up to one million dollars.
For a defendant to be convicted of mail fraud, the following must be proven:
- The defendant planned to commit fraud
- The defendant intentionally created a fraudulent scheme
- The defendant mailed (or had another person mail) items for the purpose of committing fraud
- Materials mailed by, or on behalf of, the defendant were fake and purposefully used to defraud
If you have been charged with mail fraud, you need the representation of an experienced CA federal mail fraud defense lawyer immediately. At The Law Firm of Joseph H. Low IV, we have the skills and resources to successfully represent clients facing mail fraud and other Federal charges.