In recent years, the crime that has seen the most dramatic increase in public attention has been identity theft. The internet is abound with scams phishing for personal information at an alarming rate. The accessibility of personal data via email, abuse of sensitive information, etc., means that more and more individuals are having to contend with identity theft than ever before.
If you are faced with identity theft charges in Wisconsin, it's imperative that you contact a skilled attorney. Birdsall Obear & Associates has the experience and tenacity to represent your identity theft case.
Identity theft covers a wide range of crimes and is a severely growing problem world-wide.
In Wisconsin, state statute 943.201 states: "Whoever, for any of the following purposes, intentionally uses, attempts to use, or possesses with intent to use any personal identifying information or personal identification document of an individual, including a deceased individual, without the authorization or consent of the individual and by representing that he or she is the individual, that he or she is acting with the authorization or consent of the individual, or that the information or document belongs to him or her is guilty of a Class H felony."
“Personal identifying information" means any of the following information:
Some of the most commonly accessed information comes from the following sources:
Attorneys John A. Birdsall and Kirk B. Obear are Milwaukee criminal attorneys who have won countless cases over the past decades. Their aggressive defense strategy is unsurpassed and has placed them among the best Criminal Defense Lawyers in Milwaukee.
Identity theft charges many times carry special circumstances that only the Milwaukee criminal lawyers of Birdsall Obear & Associates will know how to confront, confidently and efficiently... and win your case.
Our identity theft defense lawyers in Sheboygan and Milwaukee know how to confront and challenge illegal police action, whether it's improper search technique or other violations, if we find that your constitutional rights were violated, your case could be dismissed.
Our lawyers are simply the best identity theft defense law firm Wisconsin has to offer. Contact our Milwaukee Criminal Attorneys at Birdsall Obear & Associates.