Rothstein Wife's Ex-Attorney Disbarred In Arizona

Law360, New York (June 11, 2013, 7:07 PM EDT) -- Scott Saidel, a Florida attorney who represented the wife of convicted Ponzi-schemer Scott Rothstein was disbarred in Arizona on Friday, after he pled guilty this winter to charges he helped the wife in a conspiracy to hide more than $1 million in jewelry from investigators.

Saidel consented to the disbarment, and the state bar said it won't take any further disciplinary action against him. However, he has been ordered to pay the State Bar of Arizona $1,200 in costs and expenses.

“I consent to disbarment freely...
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