Birrell Law Firm PLLC, Criminal Defense Attorneys

Criminal Justice Attorney in Minneapolis
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In What Types of Cases Do Federal Prosecutors Pursue Wire Fraud Charges?
A wide range of federal cases involve charges of wire fraud. In investigations, grand jury proceedings, and trials, we have defended clients against wire fraud allegations.

Healthcare Fraud
Wire fraud allegations often acco...

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What are Potential Defenses to Allegations of Federal Wire Fraud?
Defending against charges of wire fraud can be challenging due to the scope of the law's prohibitions and its wide application. There are defenses which can be used effectively to overcome allegations, and our wire fraud defense la...

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What Types of Communications and Activities Constitute Wire Fraud?
Those who violate the statute can be charged with federal crimes, including but not limited to:
“Having devised or intending to devise any scheme or artifice to defraud, or for obtaining money or property by means of false or frau...

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The Basics of Federal Wire Fraud
Federal prosecutors have such great latitude in prosecuting federal wire fraud crimes because no victim needs to be harmed in order to prove criminal activity. In a kickback scheme, for instance, the consumer may not have been subject to an increase in price, but ...

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Penalties for Tax Fraud Charges
A decline in government revenues and the slow economy have contributed to increased criminal prosecution of federal and Minnesota tax fraud cases.
Many people are not aware that IRS investigators and prosecutors have greater latitude in tax fraud cases. You'll find...

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Avoiding Criminal Prosecution
Tax crime cases can benefit from the multi-tiered review and approval process. Taxpayers and their counsel have a number of options available to them when it comes to countering a federal criminal case before it reaches a grand jury for indictment. A lawyer will have...

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The Criminal Investigation Process
Tax crimes are typically investigated by the IRS Criminal Investigation Division (CID). Many of these investigators are CPAs or other financial experts trained in law enforcement techniques and tactics.

Agents of the CID are based in IRS field offices througho...

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Tax Fraud and Tax Evasion
Contact experienced legal counsel immediately if you believe that you are being investigated by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Consult a lawyer before talking to criminal investigators. A lawyer can make the difference between freedom and incarceration.

Tax Fraud

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Who gets charged with securities fraud?
● Corporate executives suspected of insider trading
● False accounting entries are alleged to have been made by business executives
● A company allegedly misrepresents financial products to investors
● Investors who don't have a license or give advisory ser...

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a year ago
Andy Birrell, of The Birrell Law firm, has represented me across both personal and professional interests for over 20 years. His attention to the details and his focus have been beyond expectations. I especially have appreciated his guidance on when and where to bring in the legal system.
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Birrell Law Firm provide outstanding legal services. I like their service.
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MN Federal Crimes Attorney

Birrell Law Firm is comprised of reputable criminal defense attorneys, based in Minneapolis, MN. We have the experience necessary to represent you in your case. We have represented clients in full range of federal and state charges including mail fraud, wire fraud, bank fraud, identity fraud, securities fraud, RICO, public corruption charges, money laundering, tax charges, food and drug act matters, environmental offenses, national security offenses and many other types of cases in federal courts, and in state court cases. We have won not guilty verdicts for clients in cases involving murder, assault, drug crimes, criminal sexual conduct, felony adulteration of food, driving under the influence, etc.

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