Fraud

Fraud Attorneys It can be difficult to talk in an informed and helpful manner about “fraud,” as this is a broad term that encompasses a wide range of accusations and possible consequences. The important thing to understand, however, is that a fraud charge is quite serious. At The Cochran Firm, our criminal defense lawyers have…

Computer Crimes

Computer Crimes As the world has digitized and grown increasingly inter-connected, hacking and other computer crimes have proliferated to a staggering extent. In response, governments and local prosecutors are moving more and more aggressively to punish those they accuse of computer crimes. This means that if you’ve been accused of such a crime, you could…

Embezzlement

Embezzlement Embezzlement is a crime that prosecutors take very seriously. The perception that an executive or other employee betrayed the trust of his company in order to line his or her pockets is galling, and juries are often unforgiving in these cases. The Cochran Firm’s criminal defense law firm has helped many clients like you…

Extortion

Extortion Attorneys Many people are familiar with the concept of extortion as a result of exposure to mobster movies. A criminal offering to "protect" a business in exchange for a monthly payment is in reality an unspoken threat: pay me or I destroy your business. This is a classic example of extortion. However, it's not…