Identity Theft Defense Attorney — Houston, Galveston, League City, Texas
Using another person’s identity, including personal information, Social Security card, credit card number or driver’s license is a white collar crime. Identity theft can be charged as both a state or federal crime, which often includes heightened penalties. If you have been charged with identity theft, seek immediate criminal defense representation from a lawyer experienced in identity theft. The sooner you reach out for skilled legal defense, the better your chances of a positive outcome.
At Tad Nelson & Associates in League City, we represent people in Houston, Galveston County and throughout Texas who are facing identity theft charges. Attorney Tad Nelson, a former assistant district attorney, is board certified* in criminal trial law and has a tremendous track record of winning big criminal cases at trial. He will aggressively defend you against any state or federal identity theft and other fraud-related charges.
Federal and State Identity Theft Charges
Because identity theft so often crosses state borders, including multiple purchases across state lines, identity theft is often a federally charged crime. Fortunately, Mr. Nelson has handled major fraud cases at both the state and federal levels. As a former district attorney for Galveston County, Mr. Nelson brings a unique insight and familiarity to the case because he knows how area prosecutors handle fraud-related charges. He can effectively and intelligently defend you and seek the most favorable result for your specific case.
Identity theft charges are often complex and insinuate multiple counts of fraud. Especially now that identity theft involves computer and Internet usage, an often complicated area of the law. Mr. Nelson is able to provide the sophisticated and experienced criminal defense that is required of these cases. He will investigate all details of your case and consult with any computer forensic experts necessary to create a solid defense on your behalf.
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Aggressive Federal and State Fraud Charge Defense in
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* The Texas Board of Legal Specialization certifies attorneys in 20 specific areas of law; certification in any of these areas requires substantial demonstrated experience and skill, positive peer evaluations, ongoing legal education commitments, and the passage of a rigorous test.