Skip to Content
Miami's Choice for Criminal Defense 305-400-0074
Computer Crimes Defense You Can
  • Assistant State Attorney Judicial Circuit
  • NTL Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • 2024 America's Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Lawyers of Distinction 2024
  • Top 10 Criminal Defense Attorney 2024
  • NACDA Top Ten 2023
  • Avvo Client's Choice Award 2018
  • Avvo Reviews Armando
  • Avvo Rating Armando 10.0
  • Attorney and Practice Magazine's Top 10 Attorney 2022
  • Lawyers of Distinction 2023
  • Nation's Premier NACDA Top 10 Ranking 2022
  • Top 10 Criminal Defense Attorney 2023

    Cyber Crimes Attorney in Miami

    Effectively Defending Individuals Facing Serious Charges

    The majority of people utilize a computer at least one time a day, but what the public uses for news and entertainment can simply be used for illegal purposes by computer hackers. As technology advances, so does the opportunity for hackers to perform unlawful acts. Unfortunately, technology makes it progressively harder to identify and convict the correct person.

    Theft crimes which may be associated with computer or cyber crimes may include:

    • Spam
    • Hacking
    • Phishing
    • Spoofing
    • Scamming
    • Grand theft
    • Identity theft
    • Internet fraud
    • Internet hoaxes
    • Unauthorized access

    When a computer and the internet are used to commit fraud, wire fraud charges are the most probable to be pursued by the prosecution. Wire fraud is a very serious federal crime which involves using the internet to convey information that is intended to deceive others in order to attain their wealth or assets. Since this crime usually involves crossed state lines or national boundaries, the federal government will likely take legal action and investigate these offenses.

    If a person is convicted of wire fraud in federal court, they may face up to 20 years in prison and large fines. If a financial organization is targeted or affected by this computer crime, the defendant may face up to 30 years in prison and/or a $1 million fine. These penalties are severe and far-reaching. This is why it is highly recommended that you contact a skilled cyber crimes lawyer in Miami if you are facing these types of criminal charges.

    Call Law Office of Armando J. Hernandez, P.A. at (305) 400-0074 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation with our Miami cyber crimes lawyer.

    Commonly Asked Questions

    What are the most common types of cyber crimes in Miami?

    In Miami, the most common types of cyber crimes include hacking, phishing, spoofing, scamming, grand theft, identity theft, internet fraud, and internet hoaxes. These crimes leverage technology to illegally access, steal, or manipulate information and assets, often leading to serious legal consequences.

    What are the potential penalties for wire fraud in Miami?

    If convicted of wire fraud in federal court in Miami, individuals may face severe penalties including up to 20 years in prison and substantial fines. In cases where a financial institution is involved, the sentence could increase to up to 30 years in prison and/or a $1 million fine, highlighting the gravity of such offenses.

    Contact Our Offices

    Don't Face the Charges Against You Alone
    • Please enter your first name.
    • Please enter your last name.
    • Please enter your phone number.
      This isn't a valid phone number.
    • Please enter your email address.
      This isn't a valid email address.
    • Please make a selection.
    • Please enter a message.
    • By submitting, you agree to be contacted about your request & other information using automated technology. Message frequency varies. Msg & data rates may apply. Text STOP to cancel. Acceptable Use Policy

    Why Choose Law Office of Armando J. Hernandez, P.A.

    • Over 20 Years of Defense Experience
    • Thousands of Cases Successfully Handled
    • Free Initial Case Review
    • Exclusive Focus on Criminal Defense Law
    • Available 24/7
    • Former State Prosecutor