Appleton Identity Theft Lawyer
If a person is wrongly accused or charged with identity theft, these accusations can permanently tarnish their legal record. Besides the legal consequences that come with a conviction, being charged with a crime like identity theft can have many negative effects on the lives of both you and your family, such as preventing you from getting or holding the jobs that you want. However, there is something you can do to protect yourself in this situation.
If you have been accused of identity theft, we may be able to help you defend yourself to remove this accusation from your record. For more information about how we can help you or to set up an appointment, contact the knowledgeable Appleton identity theft attorneys of Hart Powell, S.C. today by calling 414-271-9595.
Common Methods of Identity Theft
There is a wide range of acts that could result in you being charged with identity theft. Some of the common methods that someone uses to acquire the personal information of another include:
- Rummaging through personal garbage
- Retrieving information from discarded hard drives
- Exploiting public records
- Stealing ATM cards or credit cards
- Stealing ID cards
- Observing individuals typing in login information (i.e. pin numbers, passwords, etc.)
- Exploiting information posted on social media websites
If you have been charged with identity theft for any of these types of acts, contact us today.
If you have been accused of identity theft, you do not have to panic. With the help of the experienced Appleton identity theft lawyers, you can defend your rights to make sure that you are treated fairly with your case. To learn more about the services that we offer or to set up a consultation, call Hart Powell, S.C. today at 414-271-9595.