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Riverside Fraud Attorney John L. Michels

At the Law Office of John L. Michels, we have been successfully representing clients accused of committing Fraud in and around the Riverside area for nearly two decades. Let us put our experience to work for you!  Crimes include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Bank Fraud
  • Embezzlement
  • Forgery
  • Money Laundering
  • Ponzi Schemes
  • Tax Evasion
  • Tax Fraud
  • Theft by Fraud
  • Welfare Fraud
  • Worker’s Compensation Fraud

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Experienced Former Prosecutor Who Will Fight For You!

If you are under investigation by any police or government agency for the suspicion of committing any crimes that fall within this category, it is imperative that you contact an experienced, highly qualified Criminal Defense Lawyer prior to talking to anyone else. Attorney John L. Michels will work diligently to ensure that your rights are protected and prevent you from making any incriminating statements that could be used against you during future litigation.

Conviction of a fraud offense can have a long lasting impact on an individual’s life. If convicted of a major fraud charge, job opportunities will become limited, and obtaining professional licensing is all but impossible. An experienced and aggressive criminal defense attorney, John L. Michels understands the severe ramifications of a fraud conviction and knows how to get positive results. He fights diligently to secure acquittals or negotiate the charges down to a lesser charge that won’t permanently impact his clients’ futures.

Because fraud crimes can be extremely serious in nature, it is imperative that you retain the services of a skilled and knowledgeable Criminal Defense Lawyer. Attorney John L. Michels has been defending clients in and around Riverside for nearly two decades. A former prosecutor himself, Mr. Michels has specialized insight into how the DA’s office handles fraud cases, and puts that knowledge to use for his clients.

For help immediately, please call Attorney John L. Michels at (951) 309-7500 to schedule an appointment for a complimentary, confidential consultation! We will meet with you to thoroughly review your case, provide an insightful and straightforward analysis, and begin working with you to create a winning defense.

Contact an Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer in Riverside and San Bernardino County

If you have been arrested or are being accused of committing a crime, contact Attorney John L. Michels for a free consultation.  Se Habla Español.

Attorney John L. Michels and his investigative team of former law enforcement officers will fight aggressively to win your case.

Contact Criminal Defense Attorney John L. Michels today by calling (951) 309-7500 to speak directly to one of the region’s most highly respected and accomplished Criminal Defense Attorneys.  You may also contact us online.  All consultations are free and confidential.  We have offices conveniently located in Riverside and Murrieta and represent clients in all Riverside County and San Bernardino County Courts.

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Riverside Office

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7095 Indiana Ave. | Suite 200 | Riverside, CA 92506

Phone: (951) 309-7500 | Fax: (951) 602-8900
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Murrieta Office

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29970 Technology Drive | Suite 103 | Murrieta, CA 92563

Phone: (951) 309-7500| Fax: (951) 602-8900
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Riverside Criminal Defense Attorney John L. Michels defends clients in all criminal defense matters throughout Riverside and San Bernardino County, including: Banning, Beaumont, Corona, Hemet, Homeland, Lake Elsinore, Menifee, Moreno Valley, Murrieta, Norco, Nuevo, Perris, Rancho Cucamonga, Romoland, San Bernardino, Sun City, Temecula, Wildomar, Winchester.