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Columbus White Collar Crime Lawyer

Ohio Embezzlement Attorney

White collar crimes very rarely ever begin with truly criminal intent. Most often, the money is taken as a "loan" and the employee has every intention of paying it back. Unfortunately, these good intentions seldom come to fruition.

If you have been charged or arrested with a white collar crime, I encourage you to contact my office immediately so I can begin to investigate the allegations made against you and prepare your defense.

I am Samuel B. Weiner, a Columbus white collar crime defense attorney who represents clients in communities throughout Ohio charged with a wide range of crimes, including:

  • Embezzlement
  • Bank fraud
  • Wire fraud
  • Mail fraud
  • Money laundering
  • Identity theft

The most common form of white collar crime I am called upon to defend against is embezzlement. Embezzlement, or employee theft, is a serious crime with far-reaching implications and consequences. The crime can range from an employee taking a few dollars out of a cash register to a CEO using sophisticated computer software to divert funds into a personal bank account.

If Money Can Solve the Problem, Then There Is No Problem

My first course of action is always to work with your company in a collaborative manner to negotiate a settlement before a trial becomes necessary. Many times, individuals have a retirement account that can be used to repay any missing money. My ultimate goal is to protect your rights and ensure your freedom. As your lawyer, I will investigate all legal avenues of repayment to encourage your company to settle.

Contact the Firm

If you were charged with embezzlement in Ohio, contact Samuel B. Weiner Co., L.P.A., by calling 614-556-4273 or via the e-mail form on this website. We offer a free initial consultation, free parking and flexible hours by appointment.