Dewey Prosecution Rolls Dice With Kitchen-Sink Strategy

Law360, New York (July 8, 2015, 7:26 PM EDT) -- After 22 trial days and nearly as many witnesses, the criminal case against three former top Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP executives was just warming up, leaving legal experts asking whether the prosecution's everything-but-the-kitchen-sink approach will pin the defendants or leave the jury flummoxed and unwilling to convict.

The high-profile fraud and larceny proceeding targeting former Dewey Chairman Steven Davis, Executive Director Stephen DiCarmine and Chief Financial Officer Joel Sanders has already seen 19 witnesses come and go.

With a long roster of witnesses still available after a July hiatus ends Monday, the eventual full measure of the prosecution's attack was anybody's...

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