Fraud Attorney

Facing fraud charges
 in Johnson County?

There are a number of theft crimes that can be considered fraud. Generally, fraud consists of any intentional and deliberate deception that is made for personal gain. These crimes can be committed against people or businesses and can range from smaller incidents involving a few people to large scale schemes, such as in white collar crimes. Having handling fraud cases in both district and federal courts, our team at Garretson & Toth, LLC has the experience to represent clients charged with any type of fraud offense.

While there are many different types of fraud crimes, they all consist of a few essential elements. The most crucial components of a fraud crime involve a person's knowledge of false claims or actions and their intent that another person will act upon them. For example, this is the case when a person knowingly tries to pass a bad check. Some other examples of common fraud crimes are:

  • Identity theft
  • Insurance fraud
  • Tax fraud
  • Internet fraud
  • Securities fraud
  • Forgery
  • Worthless checks
  • Mortgage fraud

Penalties will always depend on the unique factors involved in a case, especially the amount of money that was unlawfully obtained, the number of victims and the criminal history of an alleged offender. Fraud crimes that involve interstate communication and larger schemes can also be prosecuted as federal cases, which make the stakes extremely high and the prosecution more invasive and aggressive.

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Trying Fraud Cases in Olathe, KS

Fraud allegations involve serious legal proceedings and often extend into the trial phase. With hundreds of successful jury trials, our accomplished legal team knows how to tap into our decades of experience and resources to produce the most favorable results. Attorney Garretson has also earned a solid reputation for his ability to defend complex, large scale and high profile fraud cases throughout Johnson County. When you need lawyers who specialize in working theft and fraud cases, you need Garretson & Toth, LLC. Contact an Olathe fraud lawyer at our firm today.


We Are Dedicated To the Success of Our Clients
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    Aggressively Defending Our Clients for Over 57 Years
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    We Provide a Unique and Specialized Experience for Each Client Facing Criminal Charges
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    Our Firm Provides a Confidential Free Case Consultations
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    We Are Accessible to Our Clients and Will Return All Calls the Same Day
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    Our Team Is Committed to Obtaining the Best Possible Outcome for Our Clients
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If You Are Facing Criminal Charges, Our Team is Ready to Help You.

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