Fraud Charges

Fraud charges are often referred to as belonging to the category of “white-collar crimes” as they typically involve allegations of financial wrongdoing. Despite this label, they are very serious charges and punishment can include significant fines and jail. The prosecution of such cases may be based upon complex evidence from wiretaps, search warrants and detailed analysis of financial records and “forensic accounting”.

Greg Delbigio has significant experience in this area and access to industry experts in accounting and other fields that can bring important evidence to light in the defence of individuals charged with fraud.

Recent News
19 Nov 2012

In July 2012, Mr. DelBigio joined leading tax firm Thorsteinssons LLP as Counsel in that firm’s tax litigation group. Mr. DelBigio will be offering clients his significant expertise in cases involving tax evasion, search and seizure and constitutional defences. Mr. DelBigio will continue to service ongoing clients and offer criminal defence services for other criminal.

17 Jun 2010

As recently reported by the Canadian Bar Association, the Air India Inquiry final report, released on June 17, made a number of recommendations that were consistent with proposals made by the CBA in its intervention at the Inquiry. The report singled out the CBA’s submissions on the relationship between intelligence and evidence and the challenges.

2 May 2010

“Court can order lawyers to work for free,”* April 9, 2010, Lawyers Weekly. View the article. In this case a criminal defence lawyer (Cunningham) was employed by Yukon Legal Aid to represent an accused charged with sexual offences against a young child. The accused failed to update his financial information as required by Legal Aid.