Fraud Defence

Fraud is a white-collar crime involving deception or misrepresentation to gain financial or other benefits. Fraud can be committed in various ways, including creating false documents, identity theft, and embezzlement.

If you have been accused of fraud, you should immediately seek legal advice from a fraud lawyer in Sydney. Australian Lawyers and Advocates have some of the leading fraud charges lawyers in Sydney who are committed to achieving the best possible outcome for their clients. 

During your consultation, we’ll explain the charges against you and discuss your options. Our fraud lawyers in Sydney will provide you with the best legal advice and representation for your case, ensuring your rights are protected. If you would like to set up a consultation with a Sydney fraud lawyer, contact us today. 


What does it mean to be accused of fraud? open accordron item

Being accused of fraud means being accused of being involved in dishonest conduct and/or deception to obtain some form of advantage (such as obtaining money or other items) or to cause a loss to another person or organisation.

What type of crime is fraud? open accordron item

Fraud is a white-collar crime, which means it is financially motivated. Fraud charges can be complex. Depending on the severity of your charge, your matter may be heard in the Local Court or District Court. 


The penalties for fraud also depend on the severity of the crime and the amount of money involved. Fraud can be punishable by fines, imprisonment, or both.

How can you defend against a fraud charge? open accordron item

There are many possible approaches which can be undertaken to defend a fraud charge, which your lawyer will discuss with you. Even if a fraud charge can be proved against you, there are many important considerations which courts take into account when sentencing offenders in fraud matters. Our Sydney fraud lawyers have an excellent track record in defending fraud matters. Our results speak for themselves.

How can we help?

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