Racketeer charges are brought under a federal law known as the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, or RICO. The federal law is intended to punish an individual or group that "commits two criminal acts associated with racketeering activity and involving interstate commerce within a ten-year period." RICO originally derived from mob activity and is now used to charge many types of white collar crimes.

Fred T. Crifasi is a Baton Rouge RICO defense lawyer with more than two decades of experience in federal court. If you are under investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for racketeering, you cannot wait to obtain knowledgeable and aggressive legal help. Contact Fred T. Crifasi Attorney at Law now to schedule a free initial consultation.

Experienced Defense Against Federal Racketeering Charges

If you think you need an attorney, then you probably do, and it is critical that you speak with an experienced criminal defense attorney as soon as the thought crosses your mind. Mr. Crifasi can take action early to preserve your rights at every stage of the FBI's investigation and during any ensuing legal process.

Do not wait. Get legal help today for defense against any racketeering charge under federal law, including the following:

  • Bribery
  • Counterfeiting
  • Drug crimes: manufacturing, importing, concealing, buying, selling or dealing in narcotics
  • Embezzlement
  • Fraud
  • Interstate transportation of stolen property
  • Money laundering
  • Murder for hire
  • Obstruction of justice
  • Witness tampering

Effective Guidance Through Every Stage of the Legal Process

The above is not an all-inclusive list. There are many more racketeering crimes that can be investigated and vigorously prosecuted. Your rights, your freedom and your future are at stake with any one of these criminal charges.

Every case is unique, and Mr. Crifasi fights for the most favorable outcome for each client. Some will be able to have the charges against them dismissed entirely. Some may need representation at trial or in negotiations. Fred Crifasi will be your staunch advocate from the beginning of your case to the end.

Fight Serious Racketeering Charges With Help From Defense Lawyer Fred T. Crifasi.

For help with any RICO issue, call Fred T. Crifasi at 225-334-8057. You can also contact him online, but no advice will be sent to you via email. Mr. Crifasi advises scheduling a free initial consultation to meet him in person.