Madoff Trustee Atty Blasts Discovery Concealment Accusation

Law360, New York (June 29, 2017, 5:40 PM EDT) -- A Thursday court hearing intended to help establish ground rules for an upcoming deposition of securities fraudster Bernie Madoff took a turn for the nasty when counsel for the trustee liquidating Madoff's defunct firm blustered that he's sick of being accused of hiding the Ponzi schemer's legitimate trading records.

Efforts to calm down BakerHostetler attorney David Sheehan fell on deaf ears, as the veteran trial lawyer representing Bernard L. Madoff Securities LLC trustee Irving H. Picard paced, glared and occasionally shouted at attorneys for several hundred...
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