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Identity Theft

San Fernando Valley Identity Theft Lawyers

Identity Theft Criminal Defense Attorneys: California Penal Code Section 530.5

Eisner & Gorin, LLP is a top-rated and nationally recognized criminal defense firm. Our criminal defense lawyers have been helping clients throughout all San Fernando Valley courtrooms to obtain successful results for over 50 years.

Our defense firm specializes in the defense of all Identity Theft charges, as defined by the California Penal Code Section 530.5. When we work with our clients accused of Identity Theft crimes, we do everything possible to make sure that they receive aggressive representation in and out of court. That is why we have been annually selected as a Top 5% U.S. Pre-Eminent Law Firm by Martindale-Hubbell, a nationally-recognized law firm review service.

Definition of an Identity Theft Crime

California Penal Code Section 530.5 defines Identity Theft crimes as those crimes in which a person willfully obtains the personal identifying information of another person, and uses that information for any unlawful purpose, including obtaining, or attempting to obtain, credit, goods, services, real property, or medical information without the consent of that person. Identity theft offenders face any number of severe penalties and the cases are vigorously pursued by prosecutors. A person convicted of identity theft may be punished by a fine and/or up to a year imprisonment in county jail or state prison. Some examples of identity theft offenses may be wrongfully obtaining the names, addresses, Social Security numbers, birth dates, or bank account numbers of another person, and then using that information to open credit card accounts, apply for loans, open bank accounts, steal money from the victim's existing accounts, rent an apartment, or file bankruptcy. There are many complex issues that must be considered in the defense of an identity theft case, which is why it is important that you obtain the services of an attorney that is experienced in providing successful representation in identity theft cases.

An experienced attorney can help you fight the crime of Identity Theft in court. It is always in your best interest to retain the services of an aggressive and knowledgeable attorney who can help you to establish a successful defense. Our criminal defense attorneys are former prosecutors who understand firsthand what the state must prove, and work tenaciously to find weaknesses in the government case.

Aggressive Defense to Identity Theft Charges

At Eisner, & Gorin, LLP, we provide an aggressive and impassioned defense to Identity Theft charges. With a private investigator on staff, our experienced criminal defense attorneys will do everything possible to the ensure that you are presented in the most favorable light to the judge and jury, while working to get such serious charges dropped or substantially reduced. We specialize in aggressively defending Identity Theft cases in the following courthouses: Van NuysSan Fernando, Santa Clarita, BurbankGlendalePasadenaSylmar Juvenile and throughout Los Angeles County courts. If you have been charged with a serious 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.

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