Federal Crimes


Federal Criminal Attorney – Southern Ohio & Northern Kentucky

Federal criminal charges are serious and involve harsh penalties. They are prosecuted by the U.S. government in federal rather than state court. If you are facing federal charges, you need an aggressive attorney to fight your case.

Examples of federal offenses include:

  • Bank fraud
  • Blackmail
  • Check fraud
  • Credit card fraud
  • Drug smuggling / trafficking
  • Embezzlement
  • Forgery
  • Foodstamp fraud
  • Fraud
  • Identity theft
  • Ponzi Schemes
  • Racketeering
  • Money laundering

Penalties for Federal Crimes

Fines can range from $100 to $250,000, and prison sentences can range from a few months to 30 years or life in a federal penitentiary.

The attorneys at McKinney and Namei are certified to practice in federal courts in Ohio, including Cincinnati and Dayton, and Northern Kentucky.