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Texas Fraud Laws

Fraud encompasses a variety of criminal activities that can lead to misdemeanor or felony charges. Generally, fraud is some type of deceitful conduct that is used to gain something of value, such as information, money, services, or goods. It can be committed against individuals, groups, or governments and may be investigated by both state and federal agencies.

At LaHood Norton Law Group, our team of former prosecutors is dedicated to providing you with exceptional legal counsel and support in the face of fraud accusations. Our firm has deep experience handling all types of complex fraud charges and investigations. Depending on the circumstances of your case, our San Antonio fraud defense lawyers may be able to get your case dismissed, your charges reduced, or your sentence reduced.

Arrested for fraud? Get in touch with us at (210) 801-9400 for legal assistance with a San Antonio fraud defense attorney.

Types of Fraud in Texas

Many types of crimes involving misrepresentation, false statements, and other forms of manipulation for financial gain can be considered fraudulent.

Examples of fraud include:

  • Bank and wire fraud
  • Mortgage fraud
  • Insurance fraud
  • Healthcare fraud, such as against Medicare and Medicaid
  • Mail fraud
  • Welfare fraud
  • Money laundering
  • Ponzi schemes
  • Internet scams
  • Credit card fraud
  • Check fraud

Texas Penalties for Fraud

Penalties for fraud depend on the nature of the crime, the extent of the damage caused, the number of people affected, and whether it falls under state or federal jurisdiction. For example, credit card fraud can lead to felony penalties of 180 days up to two years in prison with fines of up to $10,000. The most serious fraud charges involve illegally obtained financial gains of more than $200,000 which are punishable by 5 to 99 years in prison.

We Fight for Your Future & Freedom

A fraud conviction can cause serious damage to your reputation and make it difficult to obtain employment, housing, and education. At LaHood Norton Law Group, our San Antonio fraud defense attorneys are dedicated to fighting for your legal rights and helping you achieve positive results through investigation, research, legal analysis, negotiation, and a strong court presence.

Reach out to us at (210) 801-9400 or contact us online today.

Proof of Our Care for Clients

Client Testimonials
  • Tough Attorneys

    “Loyal and tough attorneys will fight for you.”

  • Passion without process will destroy you. Timing is everything.

    “When I started with this office, my standards and expectations were high, and circumstances were serious. I had interviewed at least 10 local prominent criminal defense law firms, and ultimately ...”

    - Thankful Client
  • Helped Me Beyond My Expectation

    “I’m forever thankful for the LaHood Norton Staff in fully taking care of me with such professional and GENUINE care.”

    - Trevor
  • Best Lawyer in San Antonio Area

    “He is a true professional and will treat you with the utmost respect and will not mislead you.”

    - Keith
  • Smart & Experienced

    “Smart, experienced and will always look out for your best interest!”

    - Eliot G.

Proof of Our Results

Recent Case Results
  • Case Dismissed Assault Bodily Injury - Married
  • Case Dismissed Criminal Trespassing - Private Property
  • Case Dismissed Drug Possession Charge
  • Case Dismissed Drug Possession Charge
  • Case Dismissed DWI
  • Reduced to Obstruction of Highway DWI
  • Case Dismissed Failure to Stop & Provide Information to Law Enforcement

A Different Type of Law Firm

Why Choose LaHood Norton Law Group
  • Here When You Need Us

    Our team will be available to you after hours and on the weekends, whenever you need us.

  • Former District Attorney On Your Side

    Founding attorney, Nico LaHood, is the former Bexar County District Attorney. He has experience on the other side of the aisle that will be invaluable to your case.

  • Over 70 Years of Combined Experience

    Our accomplished attorneys have over seven decades of combined experience in the criminal justice system.

  • Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

    Two of our attorneys are Board Certified in Criminal Defense, making them specialists in their field.

Proof of Our Excellence

Firm Accolades
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • Texas State Bar
  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars
  • Texas Board of Legal Specialization

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