Ex-SEC Lawyer Confesses To Taking Dreier Money

Law360, New York (November 9, 2009, 3:53 PM EST) -- A former U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission lawyer on Monday admitted that, in exchange for $100,000, he pretended to be a Canadian pension plan officer in a fictitious transaction plotted by now-jailed attorney Marc S. Dreier.

Robert L. Miller, 52, of Englewood, N.J., admitted to the charges in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. He faces five years in prison on a conspiracy charge and 20 years in prison on a securities fraud charge — as well as potentially millions of...
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