Knoxville Federal Corruption Crimes
The Defense You Need Against Federal Corruption Charges
Acts of corruption typically involve
bribery, abuse of power, or misappropriation of funds by elected or appointed
public officials. The FBI has named public corruption as its number one
priority in criminal investigations. If you are under investigation or
facing charges of corruption, it is in your best interests to retain the
services of a seasoned Knoxville federal crime lawyer as soon as possible.
When choosing a lawyer, bear in mind that not every attorney is equally
qualified to represent you at the federal level.
Robert R. Kurtz, Attorney at Law, has
nearly 15 years of experience representing clients in
criminal defense matters in both
state and federal court, with impressive
case results. He has a
10.0 Superb Avvo Rating and a
Martindale-Hubbell® BV® Rating. Nothing is more important than your reputation and your freedom. Attorney
Kurtz provides skilled and dedicated advocacy to safeguard your rights.
Aggressive Defense against Federal Corruption Crime Charges in Knoxville
Several statutes under Title 18 of the United States Code address corruption.
Corruption offenses are also prosecuted under the
RICO Act (Racketeer Influences and Corrupt Organizations). Federal statutes
used to prosecute corruption are sometimes ambiguous, which can lead to
prosecution for acts that are not clearly criminal. Some of the
federal crimes that may be charged as corruption crimes are:
The FBI states that, "Public corruption poses a fundamental threat
to our national security and way of life." They also state that,
"The FBI is singularly situated to combat this corruption, with the
skills and capabilities to run complex undercover operations and surveillance."
Do not face an investigation or charges of corruption without an aggressive
and knowledgeable Knoxville criminal defense attorney who will stand up
to federal prosecutors and investigators and fight for your freedom.
Contact our firm for an advocate who will stand up to the prosecution on your behalf.