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Knoxville Fraud Defense Lawyer
Defending Clients Accused of Fraud in East Tennessee
Fraud is a serious charge that can result in significant jail time and a permanent criminal record if you are convicted. If you are facing fraud charges, it is important that you seek legal representation immediately.
The Law Office of Joseph A. Fanduzz is a fraud defense lawyer in Knoxville that has handled thousands of cases and can help you fight your charges.
What Is Fraud?
Fraud is a crime involving the intentional deception of another for personal gain. It is a broad category of charges that can involve the use of false pretenses, false statements, or other deceptive practices to obtain money, property, services, or anything else of value from another person. Fraud can be committed in many ways, such as by mail, wire, or electronic means.
Types of fraud include:
- Identity theft
- Credit card fraud
- Mortgage fraud
- Insurance fraud
- Securities fraud
- Telemarketing fraud
- Mail fraud
Fraud can be charged as a Class A misdemeanor or a Class C felony, depending on the circumstances of the case and the amount of money or property involved. If convicted, you could face jail time, probation, restitution, and fines. A conviction for fraud can also result in a permanent criminal record that could negatively impact your ability to find a job, secure housing, or obtain a loan.
Get the Defense You Need
If you are facing fraud charges, the Law Office of Joseph A. Fanduzz can provide you with the aggressive and experienced legal representation you need. Attorney Fanduzz has been practicing law for over 20 years and has handled thousands of cases. He can use his experience and knowledge to help you avoid the penalties of a conviction.