Orlando & Braun Partner Charged With Bankruptcy Fraud

By Allissa Wickham (February 19, 2014, 7:11 PM EST) -- A partner with Houston-based law firm Orlando & Braun LLP has been arrested on charges that he committed bankruptcy fraud by failing to disclose a conflict of interest in a Chapter 11 case, Texas authorities said Wednesday.

Calvin C. Braun, a bankruptcy lawyer who has practiced in Harris and Fort Bend counties for 16 years, according to his law firm biography, appeared in Texas district court on counts of bankruptcy fraud and making false declarations to a bankruptcy court.

"He was permitted release upon posting bond and was further ordered not to take on any new bankruptcy cases," U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson said in...

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