Ex-Spector Gadon Atty Charged With Stealing Client Funds

Law360, Philadelphia (January 30, 2014, 5:13 PM EST) -- A former attorney with the Philadelphia-based Spector Gadon & Rosen PC was slapped with federal charges on Thursday for allegedly bilking his clients out of more than half a million dollars over a three-year period.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania charged Gomer Thomas Williams with wire fraud for allegedly diverting $220,000 from four trust and estate clients he represented between 2007 and 2012 while working as an associate at Spector Gadon.

“Williams exercised complete control over the victim-clients’ funds, including controlling...
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