Los Angeles Insurance Fraud Defense Lawyers
If you falsify information related to any type of insurance under Penal Code Section 550, which results in you obtaining payments that you are not entitled to, you can be prosecuted for insurance fraud, which can come in many forms, including:
- Worker’s Compensation Fraud
- Auto Insurance Fraud
- Property Insurance Fraud
- Homeowners Insurance Fraud
- Health Insurance Fraud
- Life Insurance Fraud
- Faking an accident to receive money
- Falsely stating that a vehicle was stolen to collect monetary compensation
- Falsifying a personal physical injury to collect money
Different branches within a company’s department of insurance, such as the fraud division work with state and federal authorities to investigate individuals who are suspected of insurance fraud.
The penalties associated with the theft crime of an insurance fraud conviction are severe, and depending upon the specific details of your case, you may be prosecuted at both the State and Federal levels.
In addition to insurance fraud criminal charges being filed against you, the insurance company could also file a civil lawsuit against you under RICO (Racketeering Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act).
This is a common situation in fraud cases in Los Angeles and throughout California that has resulted in guilty defendants paying extremely high amounts of damages.
Fight Your Criminal Charges in Los Angeles
If you are under investigation for any type of State or Federal insurance fraud, it is very important that to obtain the legal services of a skilled Los Angeles criminal defense lawyer at Cron, Israels & Stark, as soon as possible.
Our fraud defense lawyers have decades of experience in representing clients against any type of fraud related criminal charges. Your case requires the services of an aggressive, experienced, and skilled lawyer who can protect your freedom.
Regardless of the thoroughness of a fraud investigation, you have legal options to fight for the best outcome following civil or criminal charges of insurance fraud. We attend to every detail in our own independent investigation and will seek to minimize the consequences of your criminal case.
Our Los Angeles fraud attorneys offer defense representation to those individuals or companies who have been accused of insurance fraud. By working with our skilled and experienced criminal defense lawyers, you are taking the right action to ensure your legal rights are being protected. Contact our law firm to review your case.