Here it is, the moment of truth and Tim stands up for you. You’ve heard about bad lawyers and you don’t know him other than a name on a website. But you look up, the judge’s eyebrows perk up, he smiles and says, “Mr. Zerillo, it’s nice to see you.”, and th
Your first day in court...Tim stands up for you. The judge’s eyebrows perk up, he smiles and says, “Mr. Zerillo, it’s nice to see you” and the crushing weight of the world lifts off of your shoulders.” - Anonymous
He operates at the highest level of professionalism, but doesn't hesitate to rip his opponents to shreds when warranted- Anon
Great Attorney, I feel fortunate to have been represented by him.- Stephen
Without any question....the best of the best!- Tony
Best lawyer in Maine!- Former Client
Portland White Collar Crime Attorneys
Experienced & Respected Legal Representation in Maine
White collar crimes are generally nonviolent crimes committed in a business, professional, or government setting by individuals seeking financial gain at the expense of others. These are serious offenses, especially in cases where large numbers of people have allegedly been victimized.
If you are being investigated or have been charged with a white collar crime, it is crucial that you engage the services of a qualified defense attorney as soon as possible. Your reputation, career, and future may be at stake. If convicted of such a crime, you may be at risk of incarceration, fines, possible restitution, and more. Additionally, a mark on your criminal record will make it more difficult to obtain employment or professional licenses.
At Zerillo Law Firm, you can bring your case to a highly-experienced and respected Portland white collar criminal defense lawyer. Attorney Tim Zerillo has earned high marks from many legal industry organizations and has extensive litigation experience. Tim Zerillo has been named to Best Lawyers in America under the category of White Collar Criminal Defense.
State & Federal White Collar Crimes
A variety of criminal offenses are considered white collar crimes in Maine. These may be prosecuted at the state or federal level andcan include:
- Money laundering
- Identity theft
- Insider trading
- Ponzi schemes
- Other investment scams
- Insurance fraud
- Bankruptcy fraud
- Tax fraud
- Credit card and debit card fraud
- Securities fraud
- Mail and wire fraud
- Medicare and healthcare fraud
Almost any type of fraud in which deceit, false representation, or other forms of misleading information are used can be considered a white collar crime. On a large scale, these crimes often lead to lengthy and exhaustive investigations by law enforcement followed by aggressive prosecution. Because of the intense litigation surrounding such crimes and the penalties they carry, it is important to have an experienced attorney on your side.
Zerillo Law Firm stands up for the underdog. We will not tolerate bullies, and in this day and age some of the biggest bullies are corporations, insurance companies, and even our own government. It is important to us that we always do what’s right and fight serious charges on behalf of our clients. Our clients trust us to do what’s right and we don’t take that trust lightly. We will tell your side of the story and will not back down until we win on your behalf. Our lawyer is confident, passionate, and holds himself to a higher standard. Watch our video to learn more about our practice.
Felony Reckless Conduct Case Dismissed
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Murder 70 Year Sentence Vacated
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