When you’ve been accused of a crime, you might be prosecuted by the state in addition to the federal government. You might be facing more jail time and higher fees if you are under federal and state investigation.
If you’re facing criminal charges, make sure you have someone on your side. Our firm can offer you:
Different federal crimes will lead to various sentences. For example, money laundering in the state of California will result in different punishments depending on the number of separate offenses, the value amount of the financial transactions, and prior criminal records. However, the minimum charge for laundering will lead to a year in jail or state prison. Other punishments for federal crimes include:
Federal crimes that aren’t overseen by state law will be separated into felonies and misdemeanors. The sentences also vary in severity depending on the class of charge. A Class A felony could lead to life imprisonment, while a Class E felony might only result in a 1- to 5-year prison sentence.
Being under federal investigation can be extremely stressful. If you’re facing federal charges, you need a skilled and aggressive legal advocate who understands the federal justice system in addition to California state laws. At Coimbra Law Firm, our team has a reputation for results that only comes from thousands of successful resolutions. Attorney Joseph H. Coimbra has managed to win cases before U.S. Federal Courts, including those at the appellate level and before the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. He is also qualified to represent his clients in all California courts.
We can help you with any of the following federal charges: