White Collar Criminal Defense

Though the Friedman firm is versatile and has a practice that is varied, its main focus is on felony white collar criminal cases—those in particular that deal with fraud, theft, conflict of interest, and the misappropriation of government, institutional and corporate funds.

At the Law Offices of Stanley L. Friedman, the emphasis is always placed on achieving the optimal result for the client. With in depth experience in defending the most serious of white collar crimes, the firm represents a variety of clients who may be facing one or a variety of civil or criminal allegations and penalties. As a State Bar of California board-certified specialist in criminal law, a former federal prosecutor for the Untied States Department of Justice, and an assistant U.S. Attorney for the Central District of California (in Los Angeles), its founder, Stanley L. Friedman has taken on, and is able to take on, criminal defense cases that involve the following:

  • Public corruption
  • Securities fraud
  • Commodities fraud
  • Insurance fraud
  • Credit card fraud
  • Computer fraud
  • Bank fraud
  • Investment Fraud
  • Bankruptcy fraud
  • Boilerroom and telemarketing schemes
  • Theft from ERISA and Non-ERISA pension plans
  • Advance-fee schemes
  • Healthcare fraud
  • Embezzlement
  • Tax crimes
  • Money laundering
  • Ponzi schemes
  • Money counterfeiting of U.S. Currency and Securities

Each case is carefully scrutinized and evaluated before an appropriate strategy is put into place. The Friedman firm’s edge in handling white collar criminal and civil cases is that it is highly experienced and skilled with over 25 years of experience. To that end, it has accumulated an impressive and enviable track record for its noteworthy settlements with prosecutors, and for its numerous trial victories.

The firm represents organizations, companies, corporations, business professionals and individuals.