Former Enron Prosecutor To Lead Qwest CEO Case

Law360, New York (August 23, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- One of four attorneys on the legal team prosecuting former Enron Corp. executives has been named lead prosecutor in the insider-trading case against Joseph Nacchio, the former chief executive officer of Qwest Communications International Inc.

Cliff Stricklin, 42, fourth-chaired the trial behind Sean Berkowitz, John Hueston and Kathy Reummler as part of the Enron Task Force.

Stricklin is replacing Bill Leone, who is stepping down from his post as U.S. Attorney in Colorado to enter private practice. Troy Eid was appointed to the U.S. Attorney job,...
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