Fugitive Texas Lawyer Surrenders In $9M Embezzlement Case

Law360, Houston (January 3, 2013, 8:22 PM EST) -- A fugitive Texas attorney accused of stealing more than $9 million from his former employer, Japanese crane manufacturer Tadano America Corp., has turned himself in to Rhode Island authorities after more than six months on the lam and is on his way back to Texas, his attorney said Thursday.

Anthony Chiofalo's attorney Paul Doyle told Law360 that his client turned himself in to Rhode Island police a week ago and is expected to be returned to Houston on Thursday night, where he faces charges that he...
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