If you have been charged with perjury, it is imperative to take hold of your situation by attaining experienced advocacy from a West Palm Beach criminal attorney. A person may be charged with perjury for lying under oath, and if convicted, could face serious penalties. At the Law Offices of Richard Tendler, we understand the immense pressure you are feeling from the justice system and are ready to take on your case right away. Allow me, Attorney Tendler, to guide you're through the complex legal proceedings and provide the trusted support you need.
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If an alleged false statement is made is made in an official proceeding, the defendant could face increased charges and prison sentence. An official proceeding is any hearing before a legislative, judicial, administrative, or official authorized to take evidence under oath. This may include administrative law judges, notaries, or hearing officers.
Perjury may also be charged if a person gives two or more contradictory statements under oath or unlawfully signs a false declaration on a document that is authorized or required by law.
The penalties for perjury crimes can include the following:
If you are facing any of these crimes, the Law Offices of Richard Tendler strongly urges you retain our hard-hitting legal assistance. Our West Palm Beach perjury defense lawyer is fully equipped to help you tackle your charges with a focus on securing a favorable outcome.
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