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Mike G Law Embezzlement Charges in Florida

Florida Embezzlement Charges: What They Mean and What You Should Do

If you’re charged with embezzlement in Florida, it’s crucial that you take it seriously. Part of that means understanding what you’re charged with and what your next steps should be. What is Embezzlement? Embezzlement occurs when an individual entrusted with money or property because of their position (employment) or relationships takes ownership of or “borrows” that money or property without permission of the owner. A few key elements to an embezzlement charge include the way something is stolen, even if it stays visible or in the presence of the owner.  If someone has a claim to the money, for example, and someone is using it, the owner might not know if any is missing if they’re not keeping track. In... Read More »