Former Phoenix Property Manager sentenced for embezzlement
Embezzlement vs. Theft in ArizonaIn Arizona embezzlement a form of theft. For an employee to be accused of fraud, their position must have been one of trust, and they had the legal right to handle money or business assets as part of their job. If on the other hand, the employee doesn’t have the legal right or responsibility to manage the money it would be considered theft.
Arizona Embezzlement penaltiesConsidered a white collar crime it comes with serious penalties. An employer has two years from the date that they first discovered that the embezzlement occurred to file a civil lawsuit against the employee. If you have if you have been accused of misuse of funds or business assets you should hire a Criminal Defense Attorney immediately.
- Less than $1,000
- Dollar amounts between $1,000 and $2,500
- Dollar amounts $2,000 and $3,000
- Dollar amounts $3,000 and $4,000
- Dollar amounts $4,000 and $25,000
- Embezzling $25,000 or more
- Embezzling $100,000 or more
Ineligible for parole
Personal legal representationI represent clients accused of embezzlement, theft, fraud schemes and money laundering to name a few. Every client can rest assured that I will personally serve them, putting my extensive history of successful criminal defense to work to obtain the best possible outcome. As a leading Maricopa County criminal defense attorney, my focus is on defending individuals charged with serious crimes that carry life-altering punishments and ramifications.
Courtroom experience mattersHaving worked as a Maricopa County criminal defense attorney for one of the largest law firms in Phoenix, I have defended hundreds of individuals facing a broad range of serious criminal charges.
In my private practice, I have spent countless hours in the courtroom, argued over 50 jury trials, tried over 100 bench trial, and became a highly experienced litigator. When your freedom is at risk you can rest assured that I will go above and beyond to protect your constitutional rights in the courtroom.
If you have been charged with embezzlement contact Phoenix criminal defense attorney Aaron Black or call to set up a free consultation today 480-729-1683.