Feds Seek At Least 33 Months For Ex-Galleon Adviser

Law360, New York (October 6, 2011, 5:45 PM EDT) -- Prosecutors on Thursday asked a New York federal court to sentence a former Galleon Group LLC investment adviser to about three years in prison for helping to bribe former Ropes & Gray LLP lawyers for tips on corporate deals.

The government requested a sentence of 33 to 41 months for Michael Kimelman, who was convicted in June of conspiracy and securities fraud for allegedly helping co-defendants Zvi Goffer and Emanuel Goffer bribe former Ropes & Gray lawyers to give them inside information on deals involving 3Com...
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