Experienced Missouri Fraud Defense Lawyers Aggressively Protect Your Rights

Embezzlement, extortion and the many varieties of fraud are criminal charges that carry harsh penalties upon conviction – a prison sentence, substantial fines, a criminal record and separation from loved ones, to name just a few.

When our clients’ reputation, assets, and liberty are at stake in a white collar crime investigation or trial, we provide them with the aggressive representation they need to resolve the matter favorably. Our skilled litigators have a comprehensive command of the criminal justice system. We prepare thoroughly, dig deeply for the facts to clear our client’s name, and argue forcefully for the protection of our client’s rights.

Law Office of Gerhard J. Petzall, L.L.C. – White Collar Crime Defense Practice Areas

We aggressively protect our clients’ rights in state and federal courts when they face serious criminal and felony charges such as:

  • Embezzlement
  • Extortion
  • Money laundering
  • Director liability, breach of fiduciary duty
  • RICO violations
  • Identity theft
  • Computer crimes
  • Fraud – mail, wire, bank, health care, insurance, mortgage, tax, credit card, real estate, securities, business
  • Forgery
  • Counterfeiting
  • Tax evasion
  • Public corruption

From investigation to outcome or appeal, our clients receive determined, detail-minded defense representation that seeks to preserve our clients’ liberties and livelihood. We review the government’s case for violations of our clients’ civil liberties and constitution rights. We hold the government to its burden of proof and do everything possible to establish the reasonable doubt necessary to absolve our clients.