Dewey's DiCarmine Not In On Accounting Fraud, Jury Hears

Law360, New York (March 17, 2017, 8:07 PM EDT) -- Former Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP Executive Director Stephen DiCarmine never ordered the firm's finance director to pull improper accounting moves, the state's star cooperating witness told a Manhattan jury on Friday.

Frank Canellas, Dewey's former director of finance, said under cross-examination by DiCarmine defense attorney Rita Glavin that the only one of the allegedly fraudulent accounting treatments that DiCarmine interacted with him about was a personal check to pay down a loan DiCarmine owed the firm.

Assistant District Attorney Peirce Moser had inferred on Thursday that...
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