A public official’s worst nightmare is to be charged with public corruption. Your reputation, chances of being re-elected and the trust within the community are all at stake. Even if you are just being investigated, it is important to consult with a reputable criminal defense attorney about what proactive steps you can take to minimize the potential damage.
Tucker Arensberg’s defense attorneys have been called upon to represent all types of public officials who are facing any of the following types of public corruption charges:
- Embezzlement and theft
- Election or voter fraud
- Tax fraud
- Using a public office for private interest or gain
- Accepting unethical bonuses
- Breach of duties, including conflicts of interest not disclosed
Our relationships within these communities can often allow us to attain information about a case quickly and accurately. This can help us position you best when you are in a legally precarious situation and effectively help plan for damage control.
Pennsylvania has seen its fair share of scandals involving public corruption. At Tucker Arensberg, our attorneys handle many of these cases. We are here to represent you. We are here to fight for your reputation and your right to retain your freedom. Contact us today if you are facing public corruption charges and want to be treated with respect.