Fox Rothschild Aided $2M Real Estate Fraud, Rabbi Says

Law360, New York (September 28, 2012, 8:02 PM EDT) -- A U.K.-based rabbi has sued Fox Rothschild LLP in New Jersey for allegedly aiding accused fraudster Eliyahu Weinstein in a real estate scam that cost the plaintiff more than $2.4 million.

In a Sept. 10 complaint in Bergen County Superior Court, Moshe Meisels argues that Fox Rothschild and Anthony Argiropoulos, a former partner there, helped Weinstein by having funds from unwitting investors go through the firm's attorney trust account, so Weinstein could give investors the impression that the money was safe.

Weinstein was hit with a...
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