Orlando Defense Attorneys for Identity Theft Charges
Technology has increased the complexity of already complicated identity theft crimes. If you are under investigation or have been charged, you need immediate and aggressive representation from an experienced and knowledgeable attorney. You require the insight that only a former prosecutor can provide.
Prior to establishing our law firm, criminal defense attorney Corey I. Cohen prosecuted criminal cases, providing him a unique point of view in representing defendants. Mr. Cohen is also a member of the federal Criminal Justice Act (CJA) panel for the Middle District of Florida as well as a former judge. With strong litigation background of litigation, he and our other trial lawyers fight for the best outcome on behalf of clients facing serious, life-changing criminal penalties.
Orlando Lawyers Defending Those Accused of Identity Theft
Identity theft is the act of taking the personal identifying information of someone else without authorization and using it to obtain credit, goods or services. That data includes account numbers, Social Security numbers, driver’s license numbers and dates of birth.
At The Law Office of Corey I. Cohen & Associates, our founder knows what is at stake for Florida residents facing misdemeanor or felony identity theft charges, including:
- Internet identity theft, including federal charges
- Credit card theft
- Bank theft, including fraudulent mortgage applications
- Counterfeit or altered credit cards
- Check fraud, including forgery
Penalties are based on the damage done to the alleged victim. By taking a proactive approach, an advocate from our team of defense attorneys can look at all options in resolving your case. While we will fight to have charges reduced or dismissed, you may also have the option of settling with the identity theft victim to avoid a trial.