We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Judge Goes Easy On Attorney Couple

Law360 (October 5, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- In a show of mercy, a federal district court judge has declined to force a married attorney couple to serve prison time for insider trading at Morgan Stanley & Co. due to the dire nature of the husband's medical situation.

On Thursday, U.S. District Judge Victor Marrero opted to slap Christopher Collotta and Randi Collotta with three and four years of probation, respectively, citing the former's serious health issues as the main reason for the leniency.

Collotta, a former Morgan Stanley attorney, and her husband Christopher,...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.