Dupage County Lawyers

Have You Been Charged With Embezzlement?


Have you been accused of embezzlement in Illinois? The DuPage County criminal defense attorneys of Wolfe & Stec, Ltd., understand what you are facing. We provide aggressive defense to those accused of fraudulently taking money or other property from another person or company where there was a relationship of trust.

If convicted of embezzlement, the penalties can be severe. For a consultation to discuss your options for defending yourself against embezzlement charges in Illinois, contact the criminal defense attorneys at our Chicagoor Woodridge law offices.

First and foremost, our embezzlement defense lawyers thoroughly investigate all embezzlement claims. We are not here to judge clients. We take the time to listen to and understand each client’s story. From there, we work hard to craft the most solid and compelling defense we can.

Common Illinois Embezzlement Cases

The attorneys at Wolfe & Stec, Ltd., have extensive experience defending those accused of a wide variety of embezzlement charges and other white collar crimes. We commonly handle the following types of cases:

  • Employee theft
  • Bad checks
  • Converting accounts
  • Transferring of funds
  • Credit card fraud
  • Stealing from employer
  • Elder abuse

Embezzlement as a crime can encompass a variety of situations and a range of dollar amounts. Embezzlement can be large-scale, involving a CPA changing numbers in bookkeeping or less severe, involving a store employee who takes products or goods from a store. No matter what dollar amount involved, penalties can be severe for embezzlement crimes.

Working with an experienced Chicago criminal defense lawyer may help a person charged with embezzlement avoid conviction or negotiate lesser charges or a lesser penalty.

Talk To Experienced DuPage County Criminal Defense Lawyers

If you have been accused of embezzlement, contact our attorneys online or call our office at 630-305-0222 or 312-388-7882. We also offer defense to those accused of financial crimes, fraud, identity theft and other white collar crimes. We represent clients in Naperville, Wheaton, Bolingbrook, Aurora and Downers Grove.

For more information about the defense of embezzlement charges, please visit our White Collar Crime Information Center.

Cook County criminal defense attorneys representing clients throughout Illinois who have been arrested for or charged with white collar crimes including embezzlement, employee theft, credit card fraud, bad checks.