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Identity Theft Defense In Maryland

Identity theft is a grave charge, bearing significant penalties upon conviction. You need a dedicated and experienced defense attorney advocating for your rights.

If you are facing allegations of identity theft crime, the Law Offices of Thomas C. Mooney is by your side. We are a respected name in Maryland, known for aggressive defense strategies. Our acclaimed legal team has successfully represented numerous Upper Marlboro clients in high-stakes cases, vigorously defending them against various property crime accusations.

Types Of Identity Theft

Identity theft can take various forms, but it generally involves the unauthorized use of someone’s personal information for fraudulent purposes. Some common types of identity theft include:

  • Financial identity theft
  • Medical identity theft
  • Social Security identity theft
  • Synthetic identity theft
  • Child identity theft
  • Criminal identity theft

No matter your type of charge, we offer dedicated legal representation to help safeguard your rights.

Offenses For Committing Identity Theft In Maryland

Identity theft is a serious crime in Maryland, with severe penalties based on factors like:

  • Value obtained through the theft
  • If the victim was elderly or disabled
  • Prior criminal record

Potential penalties include:

  • Felony charges
  • Fines up to $25,000
  • Restitution payments to victims
  • Prison sentences from 18 months to 15 years

For example, identity theft involving more than $100,000 is a felony and carries a potential sentence of over 10 years. Convictions for offenses against elderly or disabled victims can also increase the penalties.

Building A Strong Defense Against Identity Theft Charges in Upper Marlboro

Our identity theft defense involves:

  • Thoroughly investigating allegations
  • Analyzing the prosecution’s evidence
  • Constructing a strategy to get charges reduced or dismissed

We can leverage cutting-edge forensics witnesses and present compelling evidence to dispute the case. No matter how serious the charges are, our lawyers can fight vigorously to help protect your legal rights and freedom.

Contact Us

We prioritize our clients’ peace of mind and offer free consultations. Call the Law Offices of Thomas C. Mooney through 301-579-3429 or contact us online to achieve the most favorable outcome for your case.