Dewey Cooperator Says CFO Helped Hide Fraud From Auditor

Law360, New York (July 14, 2015, 7:47 PM EDT) -- The most senior cooperating witness to date in the trial of the former top executives of Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP on Tuesday told a New York jury of how he and one executive schemed to keep Dewey's outside auditor from learning about the accounting fraud at the firm.

Star witness Frank Canellas exits court Monday. (Credit: Law360) On his second day of testimony, former Dewey Finance Director Frank Canellas testified about how he and former Chief Financial Officer Joel Sanders in early 2009 actively worked to conceal from auditors the numerous fraudulent accounting adjustments they had made to the firm's books....

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