The Best Credit Card Fraud Lawyers in Clearwater
Have you been arrested or accused of committing Credit Card Fraud in the Clearwater – Tampa Area of Florida?
You need the best defense attorneys in this area today. It is imperative that you contact Powers Sellers & Finkelstein PLC immediately for a free case evaluation.
Why choose us for your Credit Card Fraud case?
Our criminal defense team will conduct an in-depth case review with you which includes an explanation of the elements of the Credit Card Fraud charge(s) and an evaluation of the facts to determine any defenses that may exist.
You need the best legal team you can find now. With over 25 years of combined experience, you can trust our Firm to provide the best legal counsel. We promise to mount an aggressive defense in your favor.
What to know about Credit Card Fraud in Florida
Credit Card Fraud is considered a felony if, in any 6-month period, a credit card is unlawfully used:
- More than twice; or
- Items valued at more than $100 were obtained.
The crime of Felony Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card is a Third Degree Felony in Florida and is punishable by up to five (5) years in prison, five (5) years of probation, and a $5,000 fine.
Felony Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card is assigned a Level 2 offense severity ranking under Florida's Criminal Punishment Code. A judge may sentence a person convicted of Felony Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card to probation, but may also impose a sentence up to the statutory maximum of five years in prison.