Mortgage Fraud If your future is at risk, your attorney can make all the difference.

Brooklyn Mortgage Fraud Defense Lawyer

People may commit mortgage fraud without even realizing it. Submitting inaccurate information on a mortgage application doesn't necessarily sound like a crime, and many home buyers may be tempted to exaggerate their true income in order to qualify for a larger mortgage. Nevertheless, such misrepresentation is considered white collar fraud, and a conviction can result in significant criminal penalties.

I am Wilson LaFaurie, a Brooklyn mortgage fraud defense attorney who represents a broad spectrum of clients facing fraud investigations and charges. A former assistant district attorney who handled fraud cases, I now utilize my 17 years of experience to defend loan applicants, homeowners and other individuals in matters involving:

  • Misrepresenting information about one's assets on a loan application
  • Fraudulently inflating the amount of one's salary or yearly earnings
  • Failing to disclose one's primary or secondary residence
  • Submitting any other false information on a loan application

Responding Swiftly and Strategically to the Charges Against You

Most mortgage fraud cases are investigated by the Financial Institution Fraud Unit of the FBI. One of the most common triggers for an investigation is a significant discrepancy on the loan applicant's documents.

In most cases, the federal government prefers to gather evidence secretly over a lengthy period of time, then secure an indictment and promptly arrest the suspect. By the time the suspect realizes anything is wrong, the government has usually already completed its investigation, which leaves the defendant little time to prepare to defend him- or herself.

As a highly knowledgeable fraud defense lawyer, I am fully prepared to take swift action to gather information, analyze the case against you and prepare a strong defense.

Free Consultation With a Mortgage Fraud Defense Attorney in Brooklyn

Arrange a free initial consultation with a skilled home buyer fraud lawyer in New York by calling the Law Offices of Wilson A. LaFaurie at (718) 215-9182, or fill out the contact form on this website. Credit cards are accepted. Hablamos Español.

Reviews from Our Clients

  • I can honestly say if I had hired any another attorney I would not have had the same results.

    “I was truly pleased with the services of Mr. Lafaurie. I had to take care of a few tickets I was given and was not going to be able to make the court date because I did not reside in Brooklyn anymore. ...”

    - Satchel
  • Wilson LaFaurie is especially knowledgable in DUI & DWI offenses

    “Wilson LaFaurie is a skilled trial attorney. He is especially knowledgable in DUI & DWI offenses. I recommend him to anyone charged with a DUI or DWI offense. His reputation for being an aggressive ...”

    - Attorney Izabel Garcia
  • His appearance in every way is wonderful in front of the jury.

    “I met Wilson co-counseling on a feling criminal trial. I am impressed with his skills. His appearance in every way is wonderful in front of the jury.”

    - Attorney Lisa Pelosi
  • His reassurance helped ease my anxiety.

    “We engaged Mr. LaFaurie for a case involving our son. We were extremely pleased with the results of our case (dismissed) and the very efficient, professional manner in which he responded to all of our ...”

    - Donna
  • He met and exceeded our expectations.

    “Mr. LaFaurie is absolutely all class and extremely knowledgeable. When I chose him to represent my friend we knew he was fully capable. He met and exceeded our expectations. He listens to you, gives ...”

    - Felix
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Case Results

  • Not Guilty Driving While Intoxicated
  • Hung Jury; No Conviction Homicide/Murder Case
  • Straight Probation Robbery/Assault Case
  • No Charges Filed Perjury By Victim
  • Not Guilty Verdict On All Charges Driving While Intoxicated For The 3rd Time
  • Reduced to 1 Misdemeanor Charge Credit Card Fraud, Previously Convicted In Outside State
  • Dismissed Sexual Assault Charge
  • License Reinstated DWI Refusal Hearing
  • Full Driving Privileges Restored DWI Refusal Hearings
  • Dismissed DWI/DUI - Six Arrests
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Qualities that Define Excellence

  • 10.0 Superb Avvo Rating
  • Experience as a Former Prosecutor
  • Over 2,000 Cases Handled
  • 300+ Cases Won in Jury Trial
  • Over 25 Years of Experience
  • Se Habla Español

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