Experience Makes The Difference Helping Protect Your Rights For 25 Years

Mortgage Fraud in Texas

Dallas Criminal Attorney Can Help - Call (214) 307-8667

The Texas Department of Banking defines mortgage fraud as an intentionally false or misleading statement made in order to obtain a loan. This includes inflating appraisals, concealing facts and details to lenders, and stealing another’s identity.

Defense For Mortgage Fraud Charges

As with many other areas of the law, mortgage fraud is an increasingly complex issue that involves numerous documents as well as specialized professionals in finance, appraisals, and residential real estate. With over 25 years of experience as a Dallas criminal defense lawyer, Attorney Peter Barrett understands the nature of accusations and legal proceedings and can help successfully navigate the process in order to form the most effective defense possible.

When building your defense, we take the following steps:

  • Look to find any weaknesses in the prosecutor’s arguments
  • Seek out areas that are difficult to prove without substantial evidence
  • Work to build a personalized defense for each client’s situation
  • Gather the evidence about our client’s backgrounds and histories

Learn How Our Dallas Defense Attorney Can Help

The best defense starts from the moment you learn of a criminal investigation against you. By immediately contacting our experienced and award-winning attorney, you can ensure that you are taking a proactive step toward protecting your future.

Attorney Peter Barrett carries a number of awards and accolades, including an AV® Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®, a 5.0 out of 5.0 AV Preeminent® peer-reviewed rating, a 10.0 Avvo rating, and a ranking as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Texas. These honors ensure that when you choose our Dallas criminal defense attorney, you are choosing an advocate that has helped countless clients.

Find out how Peter Barrett can assist you by calling our office at (214) 307-8667 to schedule a free initial consultation.

Client Testimonials

  • “Best Criminal Defense Attorney in Dallas.”


  • “Professional, Trustworthy and Reliable Criminal Defense Attorney.”


  • “I was introduced to Mr. Barrett and he changed my life!!”


  • “Mr. Barrett is the best in the business.”

    Carlos Ramirez

  • “More Than Just an Attorney.”


Our Blog

Recent Posts
  • What Are the Penalties for Assault in Texas?

    If you grew up in the 1970s or 1980s, you grew up in a time when people could get into a fight, shake hands afterward, and walk away as friends. Not ...

    Continue Reading
  • Can I Be Deported for a DWI?

    Are you in the United States on a visa? Or, are you a lawful permanent resident (Green Card holder) who is living and working in the US? Either way, ...

    Continue Reading
  • What is Identity Theft?

    What is identity theft exactly? It’s when someone takes another person’s name or their personal information, such as their driver license or Social ...

    Continue Reading

Contact Us: We're Available 24/7

Request your free consultation by filling out the form or calling us at (214) 307-8667.
    • Please enter your first name.
    • Please enter your last name.
    • Please enter your email address.
      This isn't a valid email address.
    • This isn't a valid phone number.
    • Please make a selection.
    • Please enter a message.