Willfully Law and Legal Definition

"An act is done willfully if it is done intentionally, and with the specific intent to do something the law forbids."[United States v. Greenup, 1999 U.S. App. LEXIS 12027 (6th Cir. Tenn. June 7, 1999)]

Willful means “voluntarily and purposefully committing an act with the specific intent to disobey or disregard the law.” [United States v. Hoffman, 918 F.2d 44, 46 (6th Cir. Ky. 1990)]