Lawyer Gets 33 Months For Stealing From Bankrupt Clients

Law360, New York (November 5, 2012, 11:10 PM EST) -- Pennsylvania attorney Kenneth Reidenbach was sentenced Monday to 33 months in prison for concealing his bankrupt clients' assets totaling almost $100,000 from the court and embezzling the money from their bankrupt estates.

U.S. District Judge James Knoll Gardner doled out the prison sentence plus 36 months of probation for Reidenbach, who was also ordered to pay a $10,000 fine and $8,736 in restitution.

A jury convicted Reidenbach in November 2011 of bankruptcy fraud, conspiracy to commit bankruptcy fraud and embezzlement against a bankruptcy estate, among other...
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