Family Seeks $5M From Attys Who Won Suit With Bribes

Law360, New York (June 14, 2011, 5:03 PM EDT) -- A former Texas lawmaker and personal injury attorney who copped to bribing a judge was sued in state court Thursday by a family he represented that wants its former counsel to give up $5.6 million in fees.

Jose “Jim” Solis of Solis & Robles LLC, a lawyer and a seven-term Democrat in the Texas House of Representatives who retired in 2007, was sued by the family of EMT Michael T. Sanchez, alongside his co-counsel on the liability suit, Marc Rosenthal of Rosenthal & Watson PC, for...
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