Ex-Taylor English Atty Admits To Ripping Off Clients

Law360, New York (August 15, 2013, 3:03 PM EDT) -- A former Taylor English Duma LLP attorney pled guilty Wednesday in Georgia federal court to charges of defrauding his one-time employer and a group of real estate clients in a bankruptcy suit of $300,000.

Thomas W. Dickson admitted to scheming to wire the funds, which had been held in trust by the firm for a group of tenancy-in-common investors that he was representing, to a personal bank checking account held by Dickson and his wife. He faces a criminal charge of wire fraud.

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