Computer Fraud Dedicated. Experienced. Approachable. 

Computer Fraud Defense in Washington, D.C. & Alexandria, VA

Count on Our Attorney to Provide Skilled Representation

Computer fraud is a serious allegation in Alexandria, VA and Washington, D.C. While computer fraud methods get more advanced, so do the criminal investigations of the same. By the time you know you may be charged or have been charged with the offense of computer fraud, the state has likely already built a case against you and will continue to do so.

For this reason, it is critical to retain an experienced and smart computer crimes Attorney. S.L. England understands how a computer fraud charge can change a person’s life. It’s not only the criminal penalties to fear but the collateral consequences that follow this type of criminal conviction – and these collateral consequences can follow you throughout life and beyond Alexandria, VA borders.

Contact S.L. England, PLLC to discuss your case and get started on a strategic defense.

What are the Penalties of a Computer Fraud Conviction?

Computer fraud comes are charged as misdemeanors or felonies, depending on the circumstances or value of the stolen property or services.

  • If the value of the property or services is less than $500, the crime is charged as a Class 1 misdemeanor and is punishable by up to one year in jail and a fine of up to $2,500.
  • If the value of the property or services is more than $500, the crime is charged as a Class 5 felony and is punishable by one to ten years in prison and a fine of up to $2,500.

Are There Defense to Computer Fraud Accusations?

You are innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. Reasonable doubt about any one element of the crime is sufficient to deny the prosecutor a win and to result in an acquittal at trial.

As your criminal defense attorney, S.L. England, PLLC will implement a defense strategy with the intention to create doubt. In these cases, too, intent is often required, and when that is absent, there is no crime. Further, the evidence is often spotty or altogether insufficient and, as such, your attorney may be able to get the charges dismissed or reduced before you go to trial.

The important thing to remember is this: you are innocent until found guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. Getting a strong, viable defense is your best chance at an outcome best for you.

Contact a Smart, Strategic Computer Fraud Defense Attorney Today

Each computer fraud case is different; S.L. England, PLLC will build a defense specific to your case. If you have been charged with computer fraud or another computer crime, do not hesitate to schedule a consultation by filling out an online form or calling us at (202) 759-2333.

The Firm You Want

See What Makes Us Different
  • Personal Representation

    Many law firms use students, interns, and junior attorneys to interact with clients and do most of the work on a case. We believe in direct representation.

  • Experienced Trial Attorney

    95% of attorneys are not trial attorneys. Most have never stepped foot in court to make oral argument before a judge. It makes a big difference: good lawyers must have the ability to argue your case in open court.

  • Diverse Background

    With the experience of numerous federal and international investigations, a background being a former prosecutor, and years of experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in a variety civil actions, S.L. England, PLLC is the firm you want.

Contact Us Today

Fill Out the Form Below to Get Started
  • Please enter your first name.
  • Please enter your last name.
  • Please enter your phone number.
    This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.