White Collar Crime

White-Collar Crime

Disbarred attorney charged with using another lawyer’s name in traffic-court case

Corporate Law

Merchants say lawyer should lose $32M fee award over alleged email contact with opposing counsel

Trials & Litigation

Judge blames ‘mindless digital interaction’ for juror texts during murder trial, OKs guilty verdict

White-Collar Crime

‘Disgrace to the entire legal profession’ gets time in 2 federal fraud cases

White-Collar Crime

Convicted of theft of $2K in services, ex-judge faces potential loss of $6K monthly pension

Trials & Litigation

Leading NY lawmaker lied to FBI about son’s law firm job; felony conviction puts his own job at risk

White-Collar Crime

7th Circuit nixes 5 counts in conviction of ex-Illinois Gov. Blagojevich, calls for new sentence

White-Collar Crime

Fired secretary is star witness at trial of ex-judge accused of operating business from chambers

White-Collar Crime

Partner who overheard lawyer discuss client merger is indicted for alleged insider trading

White-Collar Crime

Ex-judge gets 2 years in bribery case, lawyer gets 1 year

Trials & Litigation

Lawmaker’s son hired despite ‘acting like a clown’ at firm party, witness testifies at trial

White-Collar Crime

Dewey & LeBoeuf executives cooked the books, former law firm finance director testifies

White-Collar Crime

Ex-judge likely to serve only 30 days for stealing drug evidence from courthouse

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer who had firm pay his personal expenses in lieu of a paycheck pleads guilty to tax evasion

White-Collar Crime

11th Circuit OKs wire-fraud conviction of lawyer who impersonated state bar official

Corporate Law

Judge nixes jury conviction of ex-Goldman Sachs programmer, calls law a bad fit in source-code case

Criminal Justice

2 lawyers who helped 1 client break the law are convicted in unrelated cases

White-Collar Crime

Law grad gets 6 years for Ponzi scheme said to have cost investors $9.2M

Trials & Litigation

Tempers flared when Dewey rainmakers learned of 50% pay cut, ex-partner testifies

Criminal Justice

Feds arrest 243 in record $712M health care billing-fraud bust