Iowa City Fraud Defense Attorneys
Skilled and Dedicated to Protecting Your Rights
Fraud is a very serious criminal offense that can result in a wide range of penalties, including jail time and steep fines. Even if you are falsely accused of fraud, you could still face some serious charges.
At Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger, our Iowa City fraud defense attorneys have a wide range of experience in defending clients against all kinds of fraud-related charges. We understand that a false accusation of fraud can ruin a person's reputation, as well as their career, and we will work hard to protect your rights and help you achieve the most favorable result in court.
What is Fraud?
Fraud is a deceptive act that is committed with the intent to deprive a person or company of their property, money, or other rights. Fraud can take many forms and is often associated with other white collar offenses. In most cases, fraud is associated with deceit and trickery that is used to illegally obtain money or property from someone else. Fraud can be committed in a number of different ways and is not always easy to prove.
Fraud offenses include:
- Check fraud
- Credit card fraud
- Identity theft
- Credit application fraud
- Mortgage fraud
- Property fraud
- Securities fraud
- Insurance fraud
- Bank fraud
- Wire fraud
- Mail fraud
- Health care fraud
- Tax fraud
Why Choose Our Iowa City Fraud Defense Attorneys?
At Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger, we have a wide range of experience when it comes to defending clients against all kinds of fraud-related charges. We have helped thousands of clients resolve their legal issues and have a strong record of success. When you hire our firm, you can rest assured that you are in good hands and that we will work hard to help you achieve the best possible outcome.
Our team will listen to your side of the story and explore all possible defenses that can help you fight your charges. We understand how stressful and confusing it can be to face fraud charges, but our Iowa City fraud defense attorneys will take the time to get to know you and help you through this difficult time.
Reduced to Public Intoxication OWI/DUI
OWCR012975 Iowa County: The defendant was seated in the driver's seat of her vehicle, in a ditch, when law enforcement came upon her. Her PBT was .180 and she subsequently refused to take the Datamaster. After identifying gaps in the State's prosecution, the State agreed to throw out her refusal and allow the defendant to plead to public intoxication.
Case Dismissed Federal Crimes
The defendant was charged with an immigration offense. Through substantial litigation, the defendant was released from jail. As a result of administrative proceedings, the Government was unable to bring the defendant to trial. The case was subsequently dismissed with prejudice on speedy trial grounds following counsel's motion to dismiss.
Southern District of Iowa 3:18-cr-00062.
Charge Dismissed Drug Crimes
Scott County case FECR409878, controlled substance violation. Charge dismissed after suppression of illegal search and evidence derived from said search, as well as suppression of evidence following prolonged detention of the Defendant without sufficient legal basis.
Acquitted of Multiple Forcible Felonies Federal Crimes
Client found not guilty of all charges, including Sex Abuse in the 2nd Degree and Burglary in the 1st Degree, following a week-long jury trial in Cedar County case FECR026469.
No Suspension of Driving Privileges OWI/DUI
Defendant was involved in an ATV accident in which injuries occurred. The defendant relied on his CDL for employment. He was taken to the hospital and law enforcement obtained a warrant for the defendant's blood. He was charged with an OWI. After significant negotiations, the defendant was able to plead to public intoxication with no suspension of his driving privileges.
“Would recommend them to anyone.” - Nora H.
“I’m very grateful as well as appreciative for you representing me.” - Charles W.
“I am glad he was there to get my head out of the guillotine when I needed him and keep my record clean.” - Ryan