Racketeering (RICO Charges)

Virginia Attorneys Defending You Against Organized Crime Charges

“The thing about RICO is that it’s a complex body of law. You can’t just have any young lawyer defend against RICO-related charges. You need an experienced, skilled attorney team. The stakes are too high to risk it with an inexperienced lawyer.” J. Thompson Cravens ∙ partner, Cravens & Noll

RICO (The Racketeering Influenced and Corrupt Organization Act) is a body of criminal law focused on organized crime. It is a complicated piece of legislation, and if you are convicted for more than two crimes on the RICO list, there are increased fines and other penalties. The list includes many different types of organized crime, including:

Certain types of fraud

Our Richmond organized crime defense attorneys have the experience and skill to defend you against these serious charges. We are available when you need us to answer questions and keep you informed about the status of your case.