The commission of any type of crime (such as vandalism, theft, DUI, etc.) on federal or government property may result in federal property crime charges. Defense of these cases requires an attorney who is experienced in handling cases in federal court.
At Okabe & Haushalter, a Los Angeles federal criminal defense lawyer may be able to help you if you have been accused of any type of federal property crime. At our firm, our federal criminal lawyers have extensive experience with the unique procedures of the federal court system, and we use this experience to provide our clients with knowledgeable and effective legal counsel.
Federal property crime is not only a federal offense but is also a felony. An individual facing federal property crime charges may actually face prosecution not only on a federal level but at a state level as well. This does not qualify as double jeopardy under the Fifth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. Therefore, you may face whatever state penalties are associated with the crime and the federal penalties as well. This may add up to years in prison, heavy fines, and much more.
A Los Angeles federal property crimes attorney at our firm may be able to help you if you have been accused of the commission of any type of crime on federal or government property, including, but not limited to, the following:
Regardless of the federal property crime you have been accused of or charged with, please take a moment to consult a lawyer at our firm as soon as possible. We will review your case with you to determine what can be done about it.
Contact a Los Angeles federal property crime defense lawyer at our offices today!