San Fernando Computer Crimes Defense Lawyers
Eisner & Gorin, LLP, has been aggressively helping individuals who are under investigation by the police, or have been arrested for Computer Crimes for over fifty years combined. Computer Crimes include Internet Sex Offenses and Internet Fraud Offenses.
Our Pre-Eminent Law Firm has a long history of successes in criminal defense cases. Our lawyers’ Pre-filing Intervention efforts have led to the release from custody of individuals investigated or arrested for Internet crimes, property crimes, rape, child molestation, robbery, and murder.
Computer Crimes prosecuted in state and federal courts in Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley court include:
- Computer identity theft
- Criminal pirating
- Hacking, spamming, phishing
- Internet gaming fraud
- Internet sales fraud
- Purchase of illegal prescription drugs or steroids via the Internet
- Theft of code
Our expert Computer Crimes Defense Attorneys are available defend you in all state and federal courtrooms. As former Los Angeles prosecutors, we know what evidence to look for to establish problems of proof for the state. We work closely with our clients, to build a successful defense for computer crimes. Such defenses include seeking Suppression of Illegal Evidence, entrapment, and disputing actual access to, and possession of, the relevant I.P. address and computer.
California Computer Crime Laws
California Penal Code Section 502(a) provides criminal sanctions for unlawful actions and access as to computers, computer systems, and computer data that is vital to the protection of the privacy. Thus, that law states: “Anyone who knowingly accesses and without permission alters, damages, deletes, destroys, or otherwise uses any data, computer, computer system, or computer network in order to either (A) devise or execute any scheme or artifice to defraud, deceive, or extort, or (B) wrongfully control or obtain money, property, or data is guilty of this statute.”
Computer Crimes are considered both property and privacy offenses that the state or federal government may charge as a misdemeanor or even a felony. The state will not hesitate to prosecute you for computer crimes and unlawful access that it can prove against you.
The consequences of a Computer Crime conviction can be life-changing. Thus, it is important that if you are accused of an unlawful access, fraud computer crime, or sex computer crime that you retain the legal services of an experienced San Fernando Valley and Los Angeles criminal defense attorney who knows how to successfully fight such crime charges. A person who is convicted of violating state or federal computer privacy and access laws may be punished with:
- Imprisonment in Prison or County Jail
- Large fines and Restitution for Repair
- Community service
- Probation or Parole
Frequently prosecuted federal Computer Crimes include the following:
- 18 U.S.C. § 1029: Fraud and Related Activity in Connection with Access Devices
- 18 U.S.C. § 1030: Fraud and Related Activity in Connection with Computers
- 18 U.S.C. § 1362: Communication Lines, Stations, or Systems
- 18 U.S.C. § 2511: Interception and Disclosure of Wire, Oral, or Electronic Communications Prohibited
- 18 U.S.C. § 2701: Unlawful Access to Stored Communications
- 18 U.S.C. § 2702: Disclosure of Contents
- 18 U.S.C. § 2703: Requirements for Governmental Access
Aggressive Defense to Computer Crimes
We can help you to aggressively fight your case and avoid the consequences of a state and federal Computer Offenses on your record! Let us negotiate with the police and prosecutors on your behalf before charges are even brought to court. We promise an aggressive courtroom defense whether the case is pending a preliminary hearing or a jury trial.
For our client’s convenience, our main office is located across the street from the Van Nuys Courthouse and Jail. We specialize in aggressively defending cases in the following courthouses: Van Nuys, San Fernando, Santa Clarita, Burbank, Glendale, Pasadena, Sylmar Juvenile and Los Angeles.
If you have been charged with a criminal offense, call the criminal defense attorneys at Eisner & Gorin, LLP, at (877) 781-1570. Our knowledgeable legal team can evaluate your case issues and advise you of your legal options before you go to court.
Contact the law firm today and receive an immediate response to your inquiry