white collar crime

Government Suspects You of a White-Collar Crime

White-collar crimes are typically sophisticated, non-violent ways that involve illegal attempts to extort money from others or avoid paying what you owe. Bribery, tax evasion, receiving kickbacks, and money laundering are just some of the examples of white-collar crime. The consequences of a conviction can be severe since the government typically prosecutes them at the federal level. It is easy …

What to Do if You Find Yourself in Federal Court

The federal criminal trial process can be a confusing and scary one, especially for those unfamiliar with legal proceedings in general. Vincent Rivera specializes in federal crimes and has years of experience as a trial lawyer—which can (and often does) mean the difference between a win and a loss. The 6th amendment to the US constitution guarantees you the right …