calendar icon
SCHEDULE YOUR APPOINTMENT
Contact Us

Embezzlement is a type of financial fraud involving a person who abuses a relationship of trust and confidence between him and another person for the intent of procuring property or money belonging to the other party. It can include offenses ranging from an employee taking cash out of the register, to a letter carrier stealing mail, to a financial officer misappropriating client funds. In Georgia, this offense is criminalized as Employment Theft, with penalties ranging from 3-25 years depending on the proven loss.

Consequences for a conviction on the charge of employment theft include:

  • Long-term imprisonment
  • Probation or parole
  • Loss of the right to be bonded, which has consequences for employment
  • Loss of professional licensing
  • Payment of restitution to the victims
  • Mandatory counseling
  • Significant fines above and beyond restitution
  • Other

Defenses of employment-related theft potentially include:

  • Showing insufficient evidence
  • Proving factual innocence
  • Proving accused is the true owner of property in question
  • Proving the actions were perceived as being consistent with relationship
  • Other
You deserve to be represented by the first 100% CrImmigration Law Firm in the country

As the first and only law firm that remains 100% committed to the defense of non-U.S. citizens through criminal and immigration law exclusively, we know you best. We know what success looks like for you… You will work with a team committed to the education of their community, their colleagues and themselves.

logo-icon
logo-icon
logo-icon
logo-icon
logo-icon
Take a stand for your future,RIGHT NOW.

If you’re ready to relentlessly FIGHT for your freedom, and WON’T take “no” for an answer, connect with STERN Law today!

Follow us on FB for Current Immigration Policy/Law Updates

Call Us

    We respect your privacy

    Call Now