Fraud & Dishonesty Offences Lawyers Melbourne

At Josh Smith Legal we have worked in many fraud cases, some involving millions of dollars and others involving just a few hundred dollars or less.

From this experience, we know that no matter how ‘big’ or ‘small’ the individual fraud case may be, it is absolutely essential to have lawyers who have the time and the passion to spend as long as it takes to work on a case and to leave no stone unturned.

Fraud cases can involve large volumes of paperwork and material which you need to sift through to fully understand the case and can be highly complex, requiring a good eye for detail. Unfortunately, a lot of lawyers take shortcuts and don’t think outside the box. This can lead to clients receiving bad results, even sometimes being found guilty of things they could have beaten.

At Josh Smith Legal, we assure you that we will spend all the time necessary and use all of our skills and expertise to achieve the best result for you. There is too much on the line for you to leave your case and future up to someone who is not going to fight for you tooth and nail.

Fraud offences:

‘Fraud offences’ covers a large range of criminal charges.

The most common fraud charges are:

  1. Theft & stealing.
  2. Obtain financial advantage or property by deception.
  3. Burglary.
  4. Aggravated burglary.
  5. Robbery.
  6. Armed robbery.
  7. Proceeds of crime charges.

Criminal records:

One of the more damaging consequences of fraud charges for people is not always the actual penalty a judge imposes, but the after-effects of having a criminal record for a fraud or dishonesty charge.

Can you imagine applying for a job where you have to supply a criminal history check (which is very common these days), and that criminal record shows that you have a prior conviction for a fraud or dishonesty charge?


Fortunately, there are many possible solutions if you or a loved one has been charged with a fraud or dishonesty offence.

We have a great success rate in being able to beat numerous fraud and dishonesty charges big and small, and of achieving outstanding outcomes on behalf of clients in court, including no conviction results and Diversions.

Please do not stress if you or someone you know has been charged with a fraud or dishonesty offence. Instead, call Josh Smith Legal immediately so that we can get to work and save your future.