Law enforcement officials now aggressively investigate allegations of health care fraud. Medical professionals, medical supply companies, medical institutions and other individuals involved in the health care industry may face serious criminal penalties if convicted of health care fraud.
Speak to a Los Angeles Health Care Fraud Defense Lawyer
If you have been arrested for health care fraud, it is critical that you protect your rights by retaining an experienced criminal defense attorney. For a vigorous defense, contact the Law Offices of Daniel R. Perlman in Los Angeles, California; call 213-514-8324 or contact us by e-mail for your free case evaluation.
Health Care Fraud Charges in Los Angeles
Health care fraud is a type of white collar crime involving financial fraud. It may take many forms, including:
- False billing practices by a doctor, dentist or other medical professional
- False billing by a hospital, chiropractic clinic or psychologist’s office
- Unnecessary procedures, including medical testing that is not warranted
- Receipt of kickbacks from drug companies, medical device companies or other businesses
- Double billing for medical services
Defense Against Health Care Fraud Charges in Los Angeles
A conviction for health care fraud could result in a significant term of imprisonment. You may also be facing charges of mail and wire fraud and other white collar crimes that were allegedly committed in the furtherance of a health care fraud offense. You may also be facing multiple counts of health care fraud.
We offer a team of skilled defense attorneys headed by our founding attorney, Daniel Perlman. As a former prosecutor, Daniel Perlman understands the critical value of communication, proactive case management and creative problem-solving. Plea agreements are common in all criminal cases, but they can be particularly effective in white collar cases in which restitution, probation and other creative measures may be utilized to minimize the harsh penalties that can result from a criminal conviction.
If you wish to fight your charges at trial, you can be confident in the knowledge that Daniel Perlman is a skilled trial lawyer who will aggressively defend your rights in the courtroom. We may also be able to use effective pretrial motions to improve your likelihood of success at trial, including motions to suppress any computer files, e-mails or taped conversations that may have been obtained in violation of your constitutional rights.
To schedule a free consultation with one of our Los Angeles health care fraud lawyers, call 213-514-8324 or contact us by e-mail.
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