Rothstein Associate Gets 5 Years For Role In $1.2B Scheme

Law360, Miami (May 20, 2014, 4:56 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge on Tuesday sentenced a former associate at jailed Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein's law firm to five years in prison after a jury found her guilty on three wire fraud counts for helping Rothstein in his $1.2 billion scheme.

U.S. District Judge Daniel T.K. Hurley sentenced Christina Kitterman, a former attorney at Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler PA, to 60 months in prison and three years of probation for posing as a Florida Bar official on a call with an investor and lying about the...
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