Identity Theft

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Belleville, Illinois Attorneys Handling Identity Theft, Computer Fraud and Corporate Fraud Cases

Theft of property, identity theft, embezzlement, investment fraud, insurance fraud and other alleged criminal activity involving the use of the computer, internet or other technology requires attorneys that can provide defense to individuals facing charges or can take civil action on behalf of those who have suffered damages or may be in need of injunctive relief or other remedies.

St. Clair County, Illinois Lawyers Handling White Collar Crimes, Investment Fraud, Predatory Lending Cases

We have been involved in representing individual consumers and small businesses who have been victimized by others.  The range of relief includes breach of contract or warranty to fraud or other causes of action.

Belleville, Illinois Consumer Fraud and  Protection Attorneys

We handle identity theft cases.  We have dealt with insurance companies in regard to recovery due to consumer fraud. Our firm has dealt with credit bureaus to fix credit.  We can review a credit bureau response to your identity theft claim.  You can feel violated in regard to identity theft cases.

Illinois Identity Theft Defense, Credit Card Theft, Internet Crimes, Bank Account Theft Cases – Blake & Allen, P.C., Attorneys at Law

Identity theft occurs when someone uses another person’s social security number, password or other personal information, without authority, or in excess of authority given to that individual, or otherwise acts as another person to commit fraud and gain access to another person’s information.

Metro East, Illinois Lawyers Involved In Media Attention, Public Awareness and Identity Theft Cases

Identity theft is a crime which receives media attention, public awareness, law enforcement investigation and possible criminal prosecutions.  Identity theft is a fraud crime where someone obtains personal information of another and uses that information to take money or goods using that person’s information. Many fraud crimes are used to acquire personal information for the crime of identity theft.  Individuals can take mail, go through a person=s trash and take personal information using the internet.

Financial Identity Theft Lawyers in Belleville, Illinois

Financial identity theft can involve the use of another’s identity to obtain goods or services, such as loans, credit cards, etc.  The person may file for a change of address after applying for a loan or credit card to keep the victim from knowing their identity has been “taken.”

Identity Cloning Identity Theft – Blake Law Group, P.C., Identity Theft Attorneys

Identity cloning identity theft is the use of another person’s identity to avoid law enforcement or creditors.

Business/Commercial Identity Theft Attorneys in Belleville, Illinois

Business/commercial identity theft can involve the use of another’s name and information in order to obtain credit or loans.  An individual or business identity can be taken by rummaging through trash.

Belleville, Illinois Investment Fraud Lawyers

Investment fraud, is a type of fraud that may involve misinformation regarding a company to its investors, resulting in theft.  Investors and the public are deceived regarding the financial position of a company, especially in regard to its finances, and then are misled  into investing in the company.  Investment fraud can be committed by overstating assets and revenues and/or understanding costs and  liabilities.  Because of the internet there has been an increase in investment and securities fraud.

St. Clair County, Illinois Extortion and Blackmail Attorney

Extortion is obtaining money, property or in a case of a public officer, and an official act, by using threat of injury to the victim or his property or his or her family.  Blackmail is a type of extortion where the threat is to expose something embarrassing to the reputation of the victim or his friends or family.

Money Laundering

Money laundering can involve businesses and individuals.  Money laundering can be the process of using financial transactions in order to deposit illegally obtained funds and can include tax evasion and false accounting.  Money laundering can be divided into three (3) phases.  Placement is the act of putting the illegal funds into a financial institution.  Layering is transferring funds through several transactions.  Integration is introducing the illegal funds back into accounts under the cover of legitimate transactions.

“AV” Rating

Blake Law Group, P.C. has received an “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, the most trusted and respected service for rating attorneys in the United States. The “AV” rating is the highest possible rating for legal abilities and reputation by other lawyers.

Referrals

We often receive referrals from other attorneys who may not practice, at least to the extent we do, in regard to certain areas of the law, including complex will and trust matters. As a result, this has increased our volume of cases and expertise in this area of the law.

We have been involved in various legal matters in numerous counties throughout Illinois, including Bond County, Clay County, Clinton County, Effingham County, Fayette County, Franklin County, Green County, Hamilton County, Jackson County, Jefferson County, Jersey County, Johnson County, Macoupin County, Madison County, Marion County, Monroe County, Perry County, Randolph County, St. Clair County, Salem County, Union County, Washington County, Wayne County, White County, Williamson County, Edwards County and including cities such as Belleville, Edwardsville, Collinsville, Alton, Carlyle, Greenville, Vandalia, Bloomington, Springfield, Vienna, Pinckneyville, Nashville, Jerseyville, Carrollton, McLeansboro, Carmi, Marion and Carbondale.