Judge Skeptical Of Dewey CFO's Bid To Vacate Conviction

Former Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP Chief Financial Officer Joel Sanders got a cold reception from a New York state judge when he argued for his conviction to be nixed on Thursday, with the judge questioning whether a key witness had truly recanted.

  Joel Sanders, shown in October 2015, argued that Frank Canellas, Dewey's finance director, went back on his testimony in a private email after the trial concluded. (Law360)

Sanders, who was fined $1 million after a jury found him guilty of scheming to defraud the...

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