A leading trial lawyer in complex business litigation, Jim Richardson was named one... more
A leading trial lawyer in complex business litigation, Jim Richardson was named one of the state's Top 50 Super Lawyers in the Central and West Texas Region in 2013, as recognized by Thomson Reuters and featured in Texas Monthly. A former client commented in Best Lawyers, "Jim is extraordinarily productive, clear in thinking and presentation, has an unusual ability to define what is essen... view profile
Fraud occurs when a dishonest person cheats to gain advantage over a person or company. A lawyer who specializes in fraud detection has the experience to recognize fraudulent schemes and to protect you against them. Fraud comes in many shapes and sizes: If someone uses your credit card without your knowledge or consent, that is credit card fraud. If someone sells you stock by misrepresenting its value, that is investment fraud. Insurance companies suffer fraud when people turn in false claims, and the government may report tax fraud when someone files a false tax return. If you think you've been the target of fraud—or if you've been accused of committing fraud—a fraud lawyer can help you.