False & Fraudulent Insurance - Criminal Charges in Miami, FL
Fraud Crime Defense Lawyer in Miami
Have you been charged or accused of fraud on an insurance company or making false statements to an insurer? If you knowingly make a false incomplete or misleading statements to an insurance company, you could be charged with the crime of making a false or fraudulent insurance claim. If you make misleading statements when applying for insurance, you could also be charged with fraud. Of course, as with all intentional crimes, you must make the false statement knowingly, which means the state has to show that you intentionally misled the insurance company with your statements. However, if you made an honest mistake, you cannot be convicted for fraud on the insurance company. Examples of an honest mistake would be filling out a form and transposing numbers of a birth date or an address, or not knowing the specific information about an item with you are trying to insure such as a vehicle, a home, other personal belongings, or even the state of your health in the case of health insurance.
Insurance fraud defense attorneys in Miami
The crime of fraud includes the element of intent. Intent must be proven in order to convict someone of a false application or fraud on the insurance company. But remember, when dealing with an insurance company, never give a recorded statement without first consulting with a qualified attorney. At Seltzer Law PA, we have extensive knowledge and experience dealing with insurance companies. The insurers have an unimaginable amount of resources and lawyers at their disposal. Don't be run over by the insurance machine. Contact David Seltzer and the law offices of Seltzer Law P.A. immediately if you have been accused of false application or fraud upon an insurance company. We will evaluate your situation in complete confidence and privacy. Our attorneys will help you fight an overzealous insurance company and their lawyers and provide you with expert defense in all matters pertaining to insurance fraud. Contact us today, we are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to assist you.