Houston RICO / Racketeering Lawyer
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The Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organization Act (RICO) was originally
meant to prohibit a criminal organization from profiting from legitimate
business operations. Today, however, the RICO Act may also be used to
charge any corporation, or individual, with criminal activity.
If you have been charged or are under investigation for RICO violations,
contact an attorney immediately. These are serious charges that are vigorously
prosecuted by the federal government. The Law Offices of Jed Silverman
provides experienced, aggressive defense against all types of
white collar criminal charges, including RICO/racketeering.
For a free consultation with a Houston RICO lawyer, please call (713) 597-2221.
RICO and Related Charges
Depending on the specifics of the charge, penalties for a RICO violation
conviction can include:
- Up to life in prison
- Property forfeiture for any assets obtained as a result of the crime
In addition, you may be facing penalties for other serious criminal charges.
RICO violations are usually charged in conjunction with other crimes such as:
Attorney Silverman has
more than 20 years of experience in criminal defense at both the state and federal level.
He has represented hundreds of clients charged with a full range of crimes,
from drug offenses to financial fraud, and has handled
over 100 trials. He practices in courts throughout Texas and is an experienced litigator
who can stand up to federal prosecutors. Learn more by browsing our
An Experienced Texas Racketeering Defense Lawyer Is Critical
Contact an attorney as soon as you think you may be under investigation
for RICO violations. The earlier we get involved, the better our chances
of negotiating with the prosecution. Please call our office today at (713)
597-2221to schedule a free consultation.