Ex-Rothstein Rosenfeldt Atty Charged With Campaign Fraud

Law360, New York (March 7, 2014, 4:38 PM EST) -- The former CEO and chairman of convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein's law firm, Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler PA, was charged in Florida federal court Friday with conspiring to make illegal contributions to political campaigns, including U.S. Sen. John McCain's failed 2008 presidential run.

According to an information filed Friday, former name partner Russell S. Adler conspired to violate the Federal Election Campaign Act when Rothstein coerced Adler and other employees at RRA to donate to campaigns of Rothstein's choosing. The donations were then “bundled” and credited to...
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