Internet Crimes

Your California Federal Crimes Lawyers

Just as the Internet continues to evolve, so do the laws surrounding the prosecution and defense of those crimes. As technology expands fines, penalties and restitution awards expand as well. Both the FBI and the San Diego District Attorney may be involved in the prosecution of Internet crimes, so if you’ve been charged, or suspect you might be it is important to have expert California Federal Crimes Lawyers on your side. You’ll find that expertise at the Law Offices of C. Bradley Patton in San Diego.

Whether you’ve been accused of Internet crime, or some other offense for the first time or you’ve had legal struggles before, The Law Offices of C. Bradley Patton have a strong familiarity with Three Strikes Laws and the role they play, especially in felony cases.. These laws increase the severity of the punishment with each “strike”, the third “strike” might be a less serious offense, but be subject to a more severe penalty. In many cases The Law Office of C. Bradley Patton have been able to get the courts to take some of these strikes out of contention giving defendants a better opportunity to look forward with their defense or rehabilitation efforts.

Experienced and Respected Criminal Defense Attorneys

The Law Offices of C Bradley Patton first opened its doors in 1999 under the leadership of the highly respected San Diego criminal defense attorney, C. Bradley Patton. In his more than 35 years of experience, Patton has remained devoted exclusively to criminal defense. His highly regarded skills have earned him honors such as San Diego Criminal Defense Attorney of the Year and Trial Attorney of Year. In 2012 he was the recipient of E Stanley Conant Award “for exceptional and unselfish devotion to protecting the rights of the indigent accused.” .

Attorney C. Bradley Patton has built strong connections since he was first admitted to the California State Bar in 1975. Since 1988, he has been active in the Criminal Defense Lawyers Club and has been recognized as a Certified Specialist in Criminal Law. He also sits on the Board of Directors of the Criminal Defense Lawyers Bar Association.

Sanders B. Patton joined the firm in 2009 after graduating from Thomas Jefferson School of Law. As a student he was active in Student Bar Association and Criminal Law Society while receiving Honor Roll Status. He was also honored for his assistance with nonprofit causes. He holds memberships in the California State Bar Association as well as the San Diego County and San Diego North County Bar Associations.

A Dedication to Detail

When it comes to working Internet Crime cases, having a strong dedication to detail is of the utmost importance, and both C Bradley Patton and Sanders B. Patton work hard to make sure their knowledge on Internet law is up to date. This allows them to explore all defenses for the best possible result. Charges may be either at the misdemeanor or felony level and cover a wide range of offenses including

  • Identity Theft
  • Phishing (falsely representing yourself as a legitimate company in order to gain personal information)
  • Business/Work at Home Schemes
  • Internet Auction Fraud
  • Credit or Debit Card Fraud
  • Gambling
  • SEO Fraud
  • Hacking
  • Spamming
  • Internet Pornography of Minors

On the Internet, things are often not what they seem, but the Law Offices of C. Bradley Patton are ready to do what it takes to make sure you get a quality defense. If you’ve been accused of an Internet crime, contact the Law Offices of C. Bradley Patton and set up a free consultation.