Jiau Asks 2nd Circ. To Allow Morgan Lewis Complaint

Law360, New York (October 8, 2013, 7:09 PM EDT) -- Convicted former consultant Winifred Jiau asked the Second Circuit on Tuesday to let her argue that she had lost an insider trading case because of her Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP defense attorney's bad lawyering, saying the lower court had discounted her position too quickly.

Jiau is languishing in prison without having had the chance to make arguments that her former lawyer, ex-Morgan Lewis partner Joanna Hendon, let her defense flounder, Jiau's attorney Randa Dea Maher of Maher & Pittell LLP told a three-judge panel during...
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United States of America v. Jiau


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12-4221

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Appellate - 2nd Circuit

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October 18, 2012

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