Morgantown Fraud Defense Lawyer

Assertive Legal Counsel With Extensive Courtroom Experience

The Law Firm You Can Trust

Fraud Defense Attorney serving Morgantown, West Virginia and surrounding areas.

If you are facing fraud or theft charges in Morgantown, West Virginia, you can depend on Angotti & Straface Attorneys at Law L.C. to provide the assertive legal counsel and representation required to successfully defend against these serious charges. Our attorneys have extensive courtroom experience and litigation skills to provide you with the best possible defense for your case. Fraud is considered a form of larceny, and involves obtaining money, services, or property under false pretenses or deceptive means. The punishments can be severe and may include a sentence of many years in a state penitentiary. Do not let that become your fate.

Internet, Mail, Securities, Mortgage, Wire & Insurance Fraud Defense

There are many forms of fraud that the state of West Virginia prosecutes, and some forms of fraud are considered federal charges. The federal government heavily penalizes individuals who are convicted of fraud. In addition to imprisonment, fines, and restitution, federal courts may impose additional penalties, assessments, and interest charges that may result in a lifetime of financial burden. Angotti & Straface handles a wide range of state and federal fraud cases for our clients, including:

  • Mail Fraud
  • Healthcare Fraud
  • Wire Fraud
  • Prescription Fraud
  • Bankruptcy Fraud
  • Internet Fraud
  • Mortgage Fraud
  • Telemarketing Fraud
  • Credit Card Fraud
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Securities Fraud
  • Investment Fraud
  • Tax Fraud

The Best Possible Defense for Fraud Charges in Morgantown, WV


We strive to minimize the penalties and financial impact of fraud charges for our clients by seeking probation without prison time when applicable, extended payment plan periods for restitution owed, and minimal prison time. If you did not commit the fraud, we strongly encourage you to consider preparations for a jury trial, as imprisonment of up to 30 years and fines of hundreds of millions of dollars are possible depending on the specific circumstances. You require the experienced attorneys at Angotti & Straface to build the best possible defense for your case. Contact us for a free initial consultation to discuss your case: (304) 292-4381.