If you or a loved one has been charged with bank fraud, you are facing a very serious federal offense and should speak to an attorney at our firm as soon as possible. Bank fraud is the criminal offense of knowingly executing, or attempting to execute, a scheme or artifice to defraud a financial institution, or to obtain property owned by or under the control of a financial institution, by means of false or fraudulent pretenses, representations, or promises.
Punishable by up to 30 years in prison and fines of up to $1,000,000, bank fraud is a commonly occurring federal offense in Florida and throughout the United States.
At the law offices of Jansen and Davis, P.A., our lawyers provide aggressive representation to individuals facing federal charges of bank fraud in Tallahassee, Florida. If you have been accused of defrauding or attempting to defraud a bank, an attorney from our firm may be able to help you.
No matter what the circumstances are of your federal offense, it is best to speak with an attorney before you say anything to an investigator or police officer. It is true that anything you say can and will be held against you, so we urge you to exercise your right to remain silent until you have secured representation from a Tallahassee federal criminal defense attorney. Your lawyer will carefully examine all the evidence in your case in an effort to find a defense to your charges. If there is too much evidence against you, and conviction cannot be avoided, it is still very helpful to have an attorney who will negotiate a lesser sentence on your behalf.
Charged with bank fraud? Contact a Tallahassee federal criminal lawyer today