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Nassau Embezzlement Defense Attorneys

Learn More & Get Help with Complex Charges

Taking property from someone else with the intent of depriving them of that property constitutes a theft crime, however there are many ways in which this can be done. In some cases, those who have been entrusted with access to property may use that access to steal it. When theft occurs by someone held in a position of trust with access to that property, you have the unique white collar crime of embezzlement.

Embezzlement cases can be complex, which means it is strongly advised you seek a Nassau County criminal defense lawyer who can help you navigate your case. The experienced team at Foley Griffin can provide you with hard-hitting and aggressive defense that places your best interests at the forefront of all our decisions. For over 25 years, we have stood by the side of clients who have faced a wide range of criminal charges, including theft and white collar crimes. Our practice has seen us obtain numerous accolades and many positive case results for our clients.

Get in touch with an attorney and discuss your case in further detail; call Foley Griffin today at (888) 966-8480 for a free, confidential consultation.

Penalties for Embezzlement Convictions in New York

Like other theft crimes, embezzlement charges are primarily levied based on the value of the property stolen in each instance. The nature of the victim and the type of property stolen could also affect the exact charges.

Potential penalties for being found guilty of embezzlement in New York can include:

  • Large fines; maximums ranging anywhere from $1,000 to $30,000, or up to double the value of the property embezzled
  • Prison sentences; maximum jail sentences ranging between one and 25 years
  • Possible victim restitution

Because of the serious nature of white collar crimes, prosecutors frequently try to seek maximum possible penalties. This means that you should not hesitate to seek legal counsel from a knowledgeable defense attorney who can put the law on your side.

For assistance with your embezzlement charges, contact Foley Griffin online now!


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We have a proven track record to back up our claims of success. Because we take every case extremely seriously, we prepare each one as if it's going to trial. We also employ whatever resources are necessary to produce the best possible outcomes for our clients. It's one thing to say you can achieve great results, but another thing to show that you have delivered them time and time again over many years. 

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