Crooked Lawyer Dodged Taxes, Too: Grand Jury

Law360, New York (April 15, 2011, 3:46 PM EDT) -- A grand jury on Thursday added counts of ripping off the tax man to an indictment charging a former Klevan & Abramowitz PC personal injury lawyer in Philadelphia with negotiating settlements without telling clients or the firm and pocketing $1 million.

A superseding indictment filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania alleges that for four years, former attorney Jeffrey Abramowitz purposefully under-reported the amount of money he made. The new indictment alleges that in 2006 he failed to report more than...
To view the full article, register now.