What to Look for in a Criminal Defense Lawyer

If you are looking for a Newark criminal defense lawyer, you’re in the right place. At the Law Offices of Robert J. DeGroot, we know exactly what it means to be the white collar crime attorney that you need. That’s why in today’s post, we’d like to highlight a few of the characteristics that we […]

A Few Tips for Defending Against Tax Fraud

We’re now at the time of year when tax fraud will become much more common. People all across the United States are getting back all of the documents that they need to be able to file their returns. Some will inevitably be filing as soon as possible; others will be waiting until the last minute […]

An Update on the Famous White Collar Crimes of Bernie Madoff

If you’ve been following along with our blog for any amount of time, you’ve probably noticed a handful of blogs about Bernie Madoff. Madoff’s use of the Ponzi scheme is generally considered to be one of the largest in history. As you might know, the Ponzi scheme is so named for Charles Ponzi who, according […]

What Constitutes Bank Fraud?

Bank fraud is a term that gets thrown around on a fairly regular basis, but the truth of the matter is that it’s a blanket term for a number of other crimes. That’s why in today’s post, we thought we’d take a look at a few of the things that constitute bank fraud. And, of […]

New Year’s Resolutions From Our Criminal Law Firm

It’s that time of year again where people all over the world are settling into their resolutions for the new year. For some, it’s trying to get in shape and eat healthier foods; for others, it’s a plan to delve deeper into a hobby and spend more time doing it. At the Law Offices of […]

Why You Might Have a Blue Christmas Without a White Collar Crime Lawyer

When people think about the holidays, they imagine being surrounded by friends and family members, laughing, eating food, and enjoying the look of surprise on their loved one’s faces when they open the perfect gift. If you’ve been accused of committing a white collar crime, however, you might be feeling a little differently. Fortunately for […]

3 Things to Do If You’re Accused of Tax Evasion

Receiving word that you’re being investigated for tax evasion isn’t something anyone wants to experience, but the fact of the matter is that it does happen. It can be an incredibly overwhelming experience. Your initial reaction might be one of frustration and anger, and that’s a perfectly normal reaction to have. Fortunately for you, the […]

The Story of Bank Fraud at Wells Fargo Continues to Develop

Following the news in this day and age is often accompanied by the feeling of being overwhelmed. Whether the headlines are about what’s going on in Hollywood, what might happen regarding the world wide web and net neutrality, the countless number of political issues that are at the forefront of daily life, or even the […]

A Few Things to Be Thankful For This Holiday Season

Many people here in the United States celebrated Thanksgiving recently and in just a few more weeks we’ll be gearing up for another holiday. For some of us, it’s Christmas. For others, it is Hanukkah. Still others will be preparing for Ramadan. The point is that at this time of year, there is plenty to […]

A Few Things We Can Help With

When you’re in need of the best white collar crime lawyer in Newark, look no further than the Law Offices of Robert J. DeGroot. We pride ourselves on providing our clients with the best possible experience during a tough time. We know that you’re probably feeling stressed and worried about what lies ahead. Who wouldn’t […]