Austin White-Collar Criminal Defense Lawyer

Facing criminal charges resulting from white-collar crimes is a daunting event in anyone’s life. You may be facing the possibility of many years in prison, which could leave your family members in a desperate if not destitute situation.

Austin, TX business defense lawyers at Shaw Cowart LLP have successfully represented their clients in these types of cases on the state and federal levels:

  • Fraud (including forgery, contract fraud, legal documents fraud, and mail fraud)
  • Corruption
  • Embezzlement
  • Falsification of financial statements to banks or other federally insured institutions
  • Bribery
  • Extortion
  • Kickbacks
  • Misapplication of funds
  • Political campaign funds violations
  • Shoplifting
  • Employee theft
  • Securities fraud
  • Pension fraud
  • Mortgage fraud
  • Credit card fraud
  • Stock fraud
  • Tax fraud
  • Passport fraud
  • Visa fraud

Austin White-Collar Crime Attorney

Shaw Cowart has a team of white-collar business defense Lawyers with the court room experience clients find invaluable when facing criminal charges. We do not simply represent our clients, we partner with them and our team of expert witnesses to ensure the best possible defense and outcome for our clients. We have seasoned and experienced investigators that have many years of experience investigating white-collar crimes, and who understand the intricacies of finding the expert witnesses, and evidence so valuable in a trial setting. Our team of white-collar business defense lawyers are also skilled negotiators, and have often resolved these types of cases without going to trial, or at the very least, resulted in reduced charges. Juries are unpredictable, and in the case of a conviction, our attorneys have typically and successfully negotiated probation, or reduction of penalties.

Our team of business defense attorneys at Shaw Cowart will work with you to ensure public perception of you and the charges brought against you do not destroy your reputation or your career. We will act as your advocate in talking with the press, and all news organizations, and we encourage all of our clients to refer all questions to us for appropriate responses.

If you are facing white-collar crime charges, contact Shaw Cowart LLP at our Austin or Houston office by calling 512-499-8900 today or contact us online, and allow us to partner with you for your best defense.


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