Ex-Grant Thornton Partner Gets 4 1/2 Years For $4M Theft

Law360, New York (March 12, 2014, 6:58 PM EDT) -- A former partner at Grant Thornton International Ltd. on Wednesday in a New York court was sentenced to four and a half years in prison for stealing nearly $4 million from the accounting firm by diverting payments from clients directly to himself.

U.S. District Judge P. Kevin Castel handed down the sentence to Craig B. Haber, 60, of New York City, following Haber’s August admission that from 2004 to 2012, he asked Grant Thornton clients to send payments directly to him, rather than the firm, and...
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