New York City & Queens Counterfeiting Defense Lawyer

Counterfeiting Laws in New York

Counterfeiting is often associated with the creating of fake legal tender, or money, and claiming that is genuine. However, individuals can be charged with counterfeiting if they create false replicas of almost any product, including sunglasses, clothing, purses, watches and other jewelry items.

If you have been arrested and charged with counterfeiting, you must contact a New York federal crimes lawyer from Musa-Obregon Law PC without delay. Depending on the details of your case, it is extremely likely that you will be facing charges in federal court. Our law firm can defend in you in state or federal court and provide you with sound legal advice every step of the way.

We represent clients facing criminal charges throughout all of New York, including Queens, Brooklyn, The Bronx, Manhattan, Rockland County and Westchester County.

Penalties for Counterfeiting in New York

Penalties for counterfeiting are determined by the amount and value of the supposed counterfeit items. Individuals could face prison sentences up to 7 years for any items under $100,000, or up to 25 years in federal prison if the item exceeds that amount. Fines can also be levied onto individuals and you could have your personal assets confiscated and auctioned, bases upon the details of your case.

Protect your freedom and best interests by contacting our Manhattan criminal law firm. We have the skill and experience you need when facing federal charges. Every case is different and must be carefully analyzed to determine how we will construct a defense.

Counterfeiting cases often involve a search and seizure of your property or personal space. We can examine the tactics of law enforcement and challenge any discrepancy that should arise. If your rights were violated or probable cause was not established by police officers, then your charges could be reduced or dropped.

Are You Facing Counterfeiting Charges in Queens?

We have been practicing law in New York for many years and have garnered a reputation as a quality defense law firm with an impressive court record. Attorney Michael Musa-Obregon is a former New York City criminal prosecutor and is personally familiar with prosecution strategy and tactics in court. We take your case on fully determined to seek out every possible advantage and to fight for you every step of the way.

Contact a New York City counterfeiting lawyer if you have been charged with counterfeiting.

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