If you are faced with corporate crime or white collar charges and are looking for advice about the law and real results of real cases, you are in the right place.
We have a number of case studies for white collar offences and our lawyers have a wealth of experience in areas of corporate crime.
These case studies have been anonymized. We have changed ages and places of offence so as to make sure that people can not identifya client of ours from these case studies.
They are provided to give you an idea of the scope of work that we cover and also to have some idea of penalties in cases.
The case studies are an indication of where our lawyers have achieved exceptional results for a particular matter. If you are charged with the a similar offence your own result may vary, depending on the circumastances of the offence.
Read some recent case studies listed below to learn about some of our successful results
Between 2010 and 2012, our client falsely claimed work-related expenses from the company that he was employed by. He created some false invoices in support of the offending. The offending was eventually discovered and he lost his job. A year later, he was interviewed by Police; and the following year ... Read More
Our client was charged with underdeclaring and not declaring income to centrelink. She has 2 priors for the same type of offending. She was employed as a casual through an employment agency and her position was on call. The fraud was detected through data matching between the Australian Taxation Office ... Read More
Our client was an employee of a company. His role started off as a receptionist, then expanded over time to bookkeeping, payroll, invoicing, and computer maintenance. He did not have any formal qualifications to undertake this role. Over a 5-year period, he stole just over $2.1 million dollars. This wa ... Read More
Our client was charged with unauthorised use of company cab charge vouchers, chauffeur charges, and personal catering costs. Her employer detected the fraudulent activity after she had performed around 38 unauthorised transactions over a period of approximately 12 months with a total value of under $4,000. She faced charges of ... Read More
The client was charged with two charges of lodging false BAS (Business Activity Statement), and one charge of attempting to lodge a false BAS. In total, the amount that was falsely claimed was $123,537. The client was heavily in debt due to business ventures that had gone sour. He ... Read More
Our client pleaded guilty to 4 counts of Insider trading. He profited $25,613 from buying shares whilst receiving information about a possible company takeover. He invested some $172,000 in the transactions. The Prosecution sought an immediate custodial sentence of between 2 and 3 and a half years jail time. We ... Read More
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