If you or a loved one have been accused of or charged with identity theft, contact The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. as soon as possible to get started on your defense. Also known as ID theft, identity theft is the act of stealing a person’s identity by using his or her personal information without their knowledge or permission. This includes information such as name, Social Security number, bank account information, or credit and debit card numbers. The penalties for identity theft have become more severe as the crime has become more common, likely due to the increase in internet use. A person can be accused of identity theft for rummaging through a person’s trash, phishing, or using a storage device to lift someone’s credit and debit card numbers. However, this crime is often incredibly complex, and false accusations are not uncommon.
Facing accusations and charges of identity theft can be incredibly severe and may result in significant legal consequences. You can’t afford to go through this tumultuous period alone. The St. Lucie identity theft lawyers at The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. have the skill and experience in criminal defense you need on your side. You can’t afford to waste another moment just waiting to hear your fate. To talk about your rights and craft the best legal path forward, call us today at 772-336-4357.
Why Do I Need a Criminal Defense Attorney?
Facing criminal charges like identity theft can threaten every aspect of your life. From your personal relationships to your career and sense of a secure future, everything is on the line when you step into the courtroom. Criminal law is an incredibly complex and complicated area of law, and it requires someone with the experience, knowledge, and personality to pursue justice relentlessly. Without a background or experience in criminal law and criminal law proceedings, it can be almost impossible to defend yourself. You need a criminal attorney who understands identity theft and criminal law so you can avoid being found guilty, having a criminal record, and potential jail or prison time. At The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A., we will handle every aspect of your case, so call and speak with a legal representative today.
Why Choose Us?
The St. Lucie criminal defense team at The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. takes pride in treating every case with the care and attention to detail as if it were our only one. Attorney David Golden has over 25 years of legal experience and knows how to craft a compelling argument to prove your innocence or lessen your sentence, in the event you are found guilty. We will analyze every aspect of your case, identify the strengths and weaknesses, talk with experts and witnesses, and collaborate with you every step of the way to craft your defense strategy. We vow to be honest with you through every twist and turn to make the best decision for you and your family’s future. Contact us today by calling [phone-number] and see what makes us different from the rest.
What Is Identity Theft?
Identity theft generally refers to the unauthorized use of personal information. This includes using:
- Someone else’s personal information (to gain money/property or to harass them)
- Fake personal information
- A deceased person’s information
- A minor’s information
The penalties for the crime will vary based on several factors, including the value of the property stolen. Because penalties for identity theft can be so severe, it’s vital that you have a criminal defense lawyer represent you who is experienced in white collar crimes.
The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. has more than two decades of experience protecting people against identity theft charges in St. Lucie, including Port St. Lucie, St. Lucie West, Tradition, Fort Pierce, and Lakewood Park. Identity theft criminal cases can be incredibly complex and require an attorney with the skills, sophistication, and endurance to see them through, no matter the circumstance. At The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A., we pride ourselves on providing clients with the best defense possible to reach a not guilty verdict or lessen the severity of your sentence through a plea deal. To schedule a free consultation to discuss your legal options, call us today at 772-336-4357.