Former Prosecutors Who Know How To Defend Against Extortion Charges
If you have been accused of using threats to obtain money or property from another person, you face extortion charges. At Bachner and Weiner PC, we have extensive experience handling criminal defense matters for people from New York City and across the nation. For example, we have successfully defended an attorney charged with felony extortion. The penalties for an extortion conviction are severe. Start building a powerful criminal defense today.
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Fighting Extortion Charges
At Bachner and Weiner PC, we handling a wide range of criminal defense matters, including defending clients against charges of extortion. Our clients include corporate executives, public officials and people accused of organized crime activity, among others. Acts of extortion include:
- Threats to inflict bodily harm
- Threats to expose harmful information
- Threats to withhold money or services
- Threats to accuse someone of a crime
- Threats of arrest, fines or imprisonment by government officials
Former Prosecutors On Your Side
Failure to adequately defend yourself against these charges could result in steep fines and significant time in prison. Our attorneys understand the severity of these charges and will work to devise intelligent and creative defense strategies for you. As former prosecutors, we understand the strategies and tactics the prosecution may employ in building a case against you. This allows us to proactively build a strong case on your behalf.
Are you facing charges of extortion, bribery or corruption? Contact us today online or by telephone at to speak with a knowledgeable New York City defense lawyer.