Understanding White Collar Crimes

White-collar crimes typically refer to non-violent, financially-motivated crimes committed by business professionals or government officials. These crimes can range from fraud and forgery to insider trading and bribery to Ponzi schemes and identity theft. Even though these crimes are non-violent in nature, they can result in life in prison for extreme cases. The term “white […]

Talk To Your Teens About These Felony Offenses

Summer is almost here and soon your children will be out of school for a couple of months. During this time, teenagers often spend hours of the day unsupervised. While many are capable of taking care of themselves while their parents are at work, it is important to make sure they don’t get into any […]

Crime And Punishment: Understanding Misdemeanors

Regardless of what many people think, misdemeanors are just as serious as felonies. The only difference is that felonies typically result in more severe consequences. While misdemeanors may not seem like serious crimes to have on your record, it is important to remember that after accruing one or more misdemeanors, the likelihood increases that the […]

Your Criminal Defense Attorneys Offer Advice On What NOT To Do During An Arrest

what not to do during an arrest

In last week’s blog post, we discussed several things you should feel comfortable doing during an arrest. These ranged from invoking your right to remain silent to allowing for a legal pat-down. The Golden Rule we derived from that blog is that, wherever you are at in the arrest process, be sure to contact your […]

Call Your Criminal Defense Attorney And What Else To Do During An Arrest

what to do during an arrest

In this two-part blog series, we will be discussing the “Do’s” and “Don’ts” of getting arrested. Even if you have not been arrested before, it is important to know your rights should the instance arrive that you find a police officer at your front door or car window. While the lawyers at Alex Hernandez Jr. […]