Fraud

Deception which results in harm to another individual can lead to your incarceration. The commission of these criminal acts falls under the umbrella of offenses associated with fraud. Oftentimes, a person may be targeted on fraud charges as the result of a misunderstanding or because a former associate is attempting to exact revenge for some perceived slight. If convicted in a fraud-related case, you may be faced with a severe prison sentence that could cost you your freedom for years, or even decades.

If you have been arrested and charged with any kind of fraud, then it is important that you retain the services of a skilled and experienced criminal defense lawyer. Contact Austin criminal defense attorney Ian Inglis at (512) 472-1950. You deserve a vigorous defense, and you will need a seasoned legal counselor to ensure that you receive precisely that.

Different Varieties of Fraud

Though people may tend to limit their consideration of fraud to some of the most commonly encountered forms of the offense, such as insurance fraud, there are many different categories of misdeed which fall under the scope of fraud. Austin criminal defense lawyer Ian Inglis can assist you with the following fraud cases:

  • Benefit fraud
  • Embezzlement
  • False advertising
  • False billing
  • Forgery
  • Identity theft
  • Marriage fraud
  • Tax fraud

Depending on the amount you have allegedly taken through fraudulent means, the penalties for fraud can range from 180 days to 99 years in prison. Fines up to $10,000 can also be imposed instead of, or in addition to jail time.

Contact Us

Austin criminal lawyer Ian Inglis is committed to helping you to receive a proper defense if you have been charged with these or other crimes of fraud. Contact him at (512) 472-1950.


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