White Collar Crime
Mail fraud and wire fraud are white collar crimes that carry with them extremely serious legal and administrative consequences if convicted. If you have been charged with mail fraud or wire fraud in Alberta it is imperative that you contact an experienced mail fraud defence lawyer. The lawyers at Edmonton’s Haryett & Company will work with you to develop a solid defence with the use of investigation, heavy scrutiny of the evidence against you and expert testimony with the goal of dismantling the case against you.
Canadian Wire Fraud and Mail Fraud Laws
Mail fraud and wire fraud are federal crimes. Federal statutes regarding mail fraud and wire fraud encompass any fraudulent conduct or practices that utilise mail delivery services, Canada post, UPS and FedEx for example, to facilitate fraudulent activity. Wire fraud includes the use of:
Mail Fraud and Wire Fraud Charges
A prosecutor must be able to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the accused somehow used the mail or wire device to further their scheme with the intent to commit fraud. Often times mail fraud or wire fraud charges are bundled in with more serious charges such as health insurance fraud, bank fraud or insider trading charges. A skilled and experienced Edmonton Alberta Mail Fraud Defence Lawyer will be able to protect your rights while keeping the consequences of your charges to a minimum. To learn more about your options, call us today.