Ex-J&G Attys Can't Nix 'Broad' Testimony In Tax Case

Law360, New York (March 23, 2011, 7:45 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Wednesday rejected challenges to the testimony of a government witness by defense attorneys for former Jenkens & Gilchrist PC lawyers accused of helping wealthy people cheat on their taxes.

Attorneys for Paul Daugerdas and Donna Guerin said during a trial in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York that witness Erwin Mayer, also a former Jenkens lawyer, was reading extra language into documents and painting their clients with too broad a brush by failing to refer...
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