Federal Offenses

Most crimes committed are offenses  against the state government, such as driving under the influence (DUI) or petty theft crimes.

Local or state law enforcement make arrests and county courts handle such crimes. However, in more extreme cases, a person can be accused of committing a crimes against the United States federal government.

All of these severe cases are then handled by one or more of the federal agencies: Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA).

Examples of federal crimes include the following:

  • Bank robbery
  • Counterfeiting
  • Fraud
  • Internet crimes
  • Drug offenses – Large cases
  • Tax evasion

Do I need a Federal Offense Attorney?

In most cases, federal offenses are felonies. This means that a conviction will result in heavy fines – hundreds of thousands of dollars, in extreme cases – and lengthy prison sentences. If you have been charged with committing a federal crime, the most important step you can take is to hire a Tampa criminal defense lawyer with experience handling cases in federal court.

At the law firm of de la Grana | Boardman, we have over 5 decades of criminal defense experience, including federal crime cases.

Your initial consultation with our firm is free of charge, so call today to schedule an appointment or submit your information online. Once we review your case, we can inform you of your legal options and help you take steps toward freedom.

The success of your defense lies in your choice of attorney; our firm has fought criminal charges of all kinds for over 55 years and could help you avoid conviction for a federal crime. Contact de la Grana | Boardman, time, is of the essence.