Ex-BigLaw Atty's Freedom Ends After Backer Bails On Him

Law360, New York (March 12, 2020, 9:46 PM EDT) -- A Manhattan federal judge on Thursday revoked bail ahead of sentencing for a former Locke Lord LLP attorney found guilty of conspiring in a $400 million cryptocurrency scam after a guarantor said she no longer wanted to insure his freedom with her $750,000.

U.S. District Judge Edgardo Ramos ruled that Mark Scott should surrender to authorities after prosecutors reported that a friend who put up the bail money said she no longer trusted Scott and argued that the convict had repeatedly violated the terms of his release by selling a car and spending money from a Cayman Islands bank account —...

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