Mail & Wire Fraud Charges
Wire Fraud Attorney in Houston, TX
At The Law Offices of Jed Silverman, we represent individuals and businesses charged with mail and wire fraud. Our attorneys are equipped with decades of combined experience, and have gained insight handling complex white collar crime charges at both the state and federal level. We have the tools, resources, and ability to guide clients through their legal journeys, and we fight aggressively for the best resolution possible.
Given the nature of the offense, and because it often involves banks, government subsidiaries, or crossing state lines, many federal agencies are involved in investigating and prosecuting individuals who commit mail and wire fraud. In their zealousness to make arrests, however, these law enforcement agencies can and often do make serious errors that compromise the strength and integrity of their case.
If you or someone you know is facing mail or wire fraud charges in Houston or anywhere in Texas, contact our firm for a FREE evaluation of your case.
Mail and Wire Fraud Are Elements of Many White Collar Crime Cases
Mail fraud is the intentional defrauding of others using the U.S. mail or private carriers during any part of the crime. Wire fraud is intentionally defrauding others using the Internet, phone, radio or television.
As federal crimes, mail and wire fraud come with harsh penalties. A conviction can include a prison sentence and fines that vary depending on the nature of the offense. Defrauding a financial institution, for example, may result in up to 30 years in prison.
Wire and mail fraud are typically charged in association with other crimes such as:
Our firm can defend you against any white collar criminal charge. If you are under investigation, speak with an attorney as soon as possible. Getting involved early may give us an opportunity to negotiate with the prosecution prior to charges being filed.
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Attorney Jed Silverman is regularly featured on major news outlets in order to provide his opinion on criminal law matters, including high profile cases and cases involving complex financial fraud. Attorney Silverman always draws from his extensive insight and experience when fighting on behalf of clients, and is focused on securing the best possible resolutions.