Clarksburg, WV, Federal Criminal Defense
Experienced Clarksburg Federal Criminal Defense Lawyer
A federal investigation can threaten your career, your freedom, and your future. From allegations of health care fraud to charges for tax fraud and computer crimes, all types of federal crimes carry substantial penalties. Those who are convicted can face consequences for the rest of their lives. If you are under investigation or facing charges, you need to take your case extremely seriously. You need to put Dr. Nick Oberheiden, a proven Clarksburg Federal Criminal Defense Lawyer, on your side.
Dr. Oberheiden is a career federal law criminal defense attorney who exclusively represents clients in federal law matters. His experience includes helping healthcare providers avoid prosecution in DEA and OIG investigations as well as helping clients avoid prison time when on trial for numerous types of federal charges. When you are facing federal imprisonment, you cannot afford to take your situation lightly. You need to make smart, strategic decisions, and you need to assemble a team of experienced professionals who have the knowledge and experience required to address the allegations against you.
Significant Experience, Significant Results
With a national reach practice, Dr. Oberheiden represents clients in Clarksburg, WV, and throughout West Virginia. He handles criminal cases in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia, and he handles federal investigations involving the DEA, FBI, IRS, OIG, U.S. Attorney’s Office, and all other agencies and task forces. By limiting his practice to federal law matters and by emphasizing representation of physicians, pharmacists, and other healthcare providers, Dr. Oberheiden has amassed an impressive list of case results which include:
- No charges in more than 100 federal health care fraud investigations.
- No charges in numerous other federal white-collar investigations.
- No charges in cases involving alleged violations of the Controlled Substances Act and other drug crimes.
- No charges in federal investigations targeting drug diversion, drug overdose, and other fraud and abuse charges involving opioid medications.
- No charges in federal investigations involving DEA search warrants seeking evidence of serious drug crimes.
FAQs: What You Need to Know during Your Federal Case in Clarksburg, WV
Q: If I Have Been Contacted by Federal Agents, Do I Need to Respond?
Yes. Whether you received an OIG subpoena, a letter from the U.S. Attorney’s Office, or any other form of inquiry from a federal authority, you need to respond appropriately. However, this does not mean blindly providing everything that has been requested. Any information you supply voluntarily can and will be used against you. Dr. Oberheiden can assess the request and communicate with the issuing authority to limit your obligations to the greatest extent possible.
Q: When Should I Hire a Federal Defense Lawyer?
If you have been contacted by the DEA, FBI, IRS, or OIG, or if you have any other reason to suspect that you may be under federal investigation, you should hire a federal defense lawyer right away. Intervening in the government’s investigation is the best way to avoid criminal charges and avoiding criminal charges ensures that you won’t be at risk for incarceration.
Q: What if I Know I am Guilty?
Never assume that you are guilty! Even if you believe that you may have committed a federal crime and even if you took all of the steps necessary to commit an indictable offense, you could still have numerous Constitutional, statutory, and common law defenses available. When you schedule your free initial consultation, with our highly experienced Clarksburg Federal Criminal Defense Lawyer, Dr. Oberheiden. He will thoroughly assess your case and build a comprehensive defense strategy focused on mitigating your risk of a guilty verdict at trial.
Contact Clarksburg Federal Criminal Defense Attorney Dr. Nick Oberheiden
If you need to speak with a federal defense lawyer in Clarksburg, WV, your next step is to schedule a free initial consultation, with our winning Clarksburg Federal Criminal Defense Lawyer. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Oberheiden, call 866-Hire-Nick now.