Embezzlement Attorney David D. Diamond is a State Bar Certified Criminal Law Specialist. His decades of experience are exactly what you need to overcome your criminal charges

Los Angeles Embezzlement Attorney

About Embezzlement

Embezzlement is the dishonest appropriation or secretion of assets by individuals to whom those assets were entrusted. It is a usually considered a white collar crime and constitutes financial fraud. It can vary in quantity from stolen money from a cash register to sophisticated methods of stealing millions of dollars from a government, corporate or other type of account. Property theft, identity theft, account falsification, fraudulent check activities, and credit card fraud all can be deemed embezzlement, depending on the circumstances.

Embezzlement Charges & Penalties

Embezzlement is considered a very serious crime in the state of California, even sometimes being tried in federal court, and the penalties for a conviction are variable based on the amount stolen. As per California Penal Code Section 503-515, for petty thefts of values less than $400, one faces up to 6 months in jail as well as fine. For grand theft of values over $400, the individual may be charged with a misdemeanor or a felony, and faces up to one year of imprisonment and fines.

When the stolen property belongs to the state, county or city government the charges are automatically considered a felony crime. If you are facing embezzlement charges, it is essential that you do not hesitate to contact a Los Angeles white collar crimes attorney at once in order to get all avenues of defense explored, and to avoid a conviction.

Aggressive Embezzlement Defense in Los Angeles

At Law Offices of David D. Diamond, we have extensive experience successfully defending clients facing embezzlement charges. The U.S. Constitution affords you the right to legal counsel, and the proper defense can make all the difference in the outcome of your case, as well as what potential penalties you may face. Whether it be in working to substantially mitigate penalties, or to effectuate an outright dismissal of charges, we will strive to protect your freedom and future.

Contact a Los Angeles embezzlement lawyer at the firm if you face embezzlement charges and require dedicated and knowledgeable legal defense. Schedule a free consultation today!

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Client Testimonies

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    - Los Angeles Superior Court Judge, Compton Branch, Robbery-Gang Trial
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  • Dave proved to be not only very competent but also very aggressive on my behalf.

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    - Rob P.
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Real Results

  • Motion to Suppress the Stop and Search GRANTED CA v C.M.
  • Not Guilty on Torture Count Torture (Life in Prison), Sexual Assault, Mayhem
  • Motion to Suppress Evidence, Case Dismissed CA v. M.G
  • New Trial Ordered CA v. M.E.
  • Set Aside, No Action Taken .20 BAC
  • Set Aside No Action Taken Under 21
  • Set Aside No Action Taken 2nd Time DUI
  • Set Aside, No Action Taken .14 BAC
  • DUI dropped, Reduced to Exhibition of Speed .14 BAC
  • DUI Dropped, Reduced to Exhibition of Speed .13 DUI
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