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4 Factors to Consider When Looking for a White Collar Crime Attorney 

4 Factors to Consider When Looking for a White Collar Crime Attorney Have you been looking for a reliable white collar crime attorney?  When you partner with the right lawyer, you can both speed up the legal process and ease the burden of your charges.  See the list below for some of the most critical factors to consider when looking for the right white collar legal counsel for your case.  

  • A Specialty in White Collar Criminal Defense 
    • Your ideal attorney does not need to practice white collar criminal defense exclusively.
    • The right counsel for your case will stay up to date on the nuances of the area.  
  • Communication 
    • Is a team responsive to phone calls or emails, for example? 
    • Is a firm’s website responsive, informative, and up to date?  
  • Fee Structure
    • Look for a clear payment setup.
    • The right attorney will provide transparent explanations.
  • Willingness to Go to Trial
    • Is a legal team vocal about a willingness to take a case to trial?
    • The right team will take your case as far as it needs to go.  

White Collar Crime Defense Resources from The Hiltner Law Firm

Clients count on Hiltner Law for expert counsel across a range of white collar criminal charges.  To list, these can include:

  • Antitrust
  • Environmental
  • Both Medicare and Medicaid Fraud
  • Wire Fraud
  • Mail Fraud
  • Bankruptcy Fraud
  • Credit Card Fraud
  • Embezzlement
  • Perjury
  • Money Laundering
  • Larceny
  • Theft
  • Forgery
  • Both Extortion And Computer Crimes
    • Computer Hacking
    • Computer Theft
  • Both Internet Theft Piracy And Fraud


The Hiltner Law Firm offers expert legal counsel, specifically in the area of criminal defense, to clients all over both Ohio and West Virginia.  In fact, Maxwell Hiltner began his practice in response to a lack of effective criminal defense resources in his community. Max Hiltner is a proud graduate of the University of Akron School of Law and continues to serve his alma mater and community as a trial advocacy instructor.  To list, Hiltner’s areas of legal practice include 

  • Both State and Federal Felonies
    • Murder
    • Manslaughter
    • Rape
    • Both Felonious and Aggravated Assault
    • Both Drug Possession and Trafficking
    • White Collar Crime
    • Felony Theft
    • Weapons Charges
    • Gambling Offenses
  •  Misdemeanors
    • OVI (DUI)
    • Theft
    • Assault
    • Domestic Violence/Assault
    • Weapons Charges
    • Drug Charges
    • Gambling Offenses


About The Hiltner Law Firm

The Hiltner Law Firm has built a multi-state law practice focusing solely on criminal defense.  During that time he’s successfully defended and tried to juries cases as simple as misdemeanor theft and as complicated as felony murder.  In doing so, Hiltner has gained a reputation as one of the most respected trial lawyers in Northeast Ohio and is currently a faculty instructor each year at the University of Akron School of Law Trial Academy where he teaches trial advocacy. Learn more by visiting The Hiltner Law firm website at

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