Federal White Collar Crime & Public Corruption

The term white-collar crime is now synonymous with the full range of frauds committed by business and government professionals. In most cases, white collar crime charges are handled in federal courts rather than state courts. Individuals arrested or under investigation for white collar crime offenses will likely face an aggressive, resourceful prosecution and harsh sentences if convicted.

Some examples of white collar crimes and public corruption crimes include:

  • Employee theft: embezzlement, trade secret theft, illegal kickbacks
  • Tax fraud/income tax evasion
  • Insurance fraud: Medicare fraud, Workers’ Compensation fraud
  • Internet crimes: phishing scams, computer fraud
  • Identity theft: check fraud, forgery, credit card fraud
  • Fraud: mail fraud, bank fraud, mortgage fraud, health care fraud
  • Other white collar crime: conspiracy, perjury, extortion, money laundering, RICO violations, bribery, immigration violations, gun crimes

We have a great deal of experience with white collar crime and public corruption cases. Peter Barrett has prosecuted and defended many cases involving public corruption, insurance fraud, and many other white collar crimes. An unsurpassed knowledge of the local federal court system and US Attorney’s Office is a valuable tool in defending you against these very serious charges.

Our aggressive approach to defending federal white collar crimes and public corruption includes thorough investigation of your case, as well as obtaining well qualified experts to analyze finances and other information in preparation for trial or sentencing. Whether at the investigative stage, during pre-trial negotiations with the U.S. Attorney’s Office or at trial, our attorneys seize every opportunity to find all weaknesses in the government’s case.

Peter H. Barrett and William C. Barrett have significant experience with federal white collar crimes and public corruption.. If you’re under investigation or have been charged, contact P. & W. Barrett Lawyers, PLLC right now for a consultation about your case. Put our experience with federal white collar crime and public corruption to work for you now.

Contact Us

To speak to our Gulfport, MS or Jackson, MS criminal defense lawyers about any type of federal or state criminal charge, please contact P. & W. Barrett Lawyers, PLLC. Contact us in Gulfport at (228) 864-9885. Contact us in Jackson at (601) 973-2270. You can also contact us by email at info@pandwbarrettlawyers.com.

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