Fraud charge solicitors
Both the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) and Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) now routinely bring prosecutions under the Fraud Act 2006. When this happens, you need specialist legal advice and representation.
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How do I defend my business against a fraud investigation?
was drafted with the very clear intention of making it easier for government agencies such as the and the to prosecute individuals and businesses for a variety of fraudulent practices. However, it’s important to understand that a wide range of agencies pursue prosecutions under the Fraud Act 2006, including everyone from the Trading Standards Institute to the .
That may go some way to explaining why significant prosecutions under the Fraud Act 2006 are now almost routine to a number of Government agencies, and why the need for defence lawyers with the experience to handle such difficult and complex cases has never been greater.
It’s also worth noting that investigations involving allegations of fraud may continue for many years before ever reaching court, if in fact they ever do. We believe it’s therefore essential that in order to minimise the on-going stress and uncertainty such cases inevitably bring – not to mention helping to mitigate the risk of an unproven fraud case ever reaching a courtroom – you receive expert legal advice from the outset.
We’re able to guide and advise you through every stage of the process, whether you’ve simply been made aware of a fraud investigation or have been charged with an offence.
Which solicitors can help you with a fraud charge?
Fraud cases are amongst the most complex legal cases to defend against and choosing solicitors with in-depth knowledge of the Fraud Act and the modus operandi of agencies such as the SFO is crucial.
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