Embezzlement Defense Attorneys in New York

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Facing embezzlement charges in New York? The state takes these charges very seriously, and they can have a dramatic impact on your life. If found guilty, you could face a lengthy prison sentence, thousands of dollars in fines, and sex offender registration. Without the help of an experienced New York criminal defense attorney, you could be found guilty before your case even goes to trial. Without a strong defense, you could be convicted even if you are innocent.

At Hamilton Clarke, LLP, we understand that you may be facing some of the toughest times of your life. We also know that you may feel as though your life and your future are at stake. Our team understands that you may feel as though you have nowhere to turn, but you do. We will work tirelessly on your behalf to fight for your rights and your freedom. Our team has handled thousands of cases and we have a track record of success. We are ready and willing to help you and will be there for you throughout your case.

Embezzlement in New York

In New York, embezzlement is defined as the unlawful taking of another's property by fraud or deceit, with the intent to deprive the owner of the property. Embezzlement can occur in a variety of circumstances and is prosecuted as a felony. If you have been accused of embezzlement, it is important to contact an attorney as soon as possible to ensure that your rights are protected and that you have the best possible chance at a favorable outcome.

Embezzlement charges can include:

  • Theft of property or money entrusted to the defendant
  • Stealing by a person in a position of trust
  • Stealing by a public servant
  • Stealing by a person who is a partner or owner of a business
  • Stealing by a person who has a fiduciary duty to the victim

Embezzlement charges can be prosecuted as a felony depending on the circumstances of the case. The seriousness of the charges will depend on the value of the property that was allegedly embezzled, the type of property involved, and the number of offenses involved.

How Our Firm Can Help

As former prosecutors, our attorneys at Hamilton Clarke, LLP have a unique insight into the prosecution's perspective. As a result, we can anticipate the strategies that the prosecution will use in an attempt to convict you. We can use this insight to help you build a strong defense and to help you avoid conviction. We understand that your freedom and your future are at stake, and we will do everything in our power to help you.

Our team at Hamilton Clarke, LLP is available 24/7 to answer your questions and to provide you with the legal assistance you need. Our attorneys are committed to providing you with the personalized service you deserve and will work tirelessly to help you. We will be there for you throughout your case and will make ourselves available to answer your questions and address your concerns.