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This Sexy Lawyer Is Guilty Of Posting The Hottest Pictures Ever On Instagram
I'm not sure I know the answer to that question, but I'd say most dudes would wait in line forever for a chance to date sexy, Israel-based lawyer Yarden Haham. Haham is the perfect combination of intelligence, independence and beauty and, as you can ...
Martin Shkreli May Point the Finger at His Lawyers
Lawyers are ubiquitous in the business world, advising at every stage, from the formation of a company through its operating stage to its eventual demise, whether by acquisition or perhaps dissolution in bankruptcy. When corporate executives get in ...
Best Criminal Defense Lawyers in Las Vegas
Are you looking for an experienced criminal defense lawyer in Las Vegas? If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As ...
Disbarred lawyer is sentenced for hypnotizing clients for sexual gratification
A disbarred Ohio lawyer was sentenced on Monday to 12 years in prison based on accusations he hypnotized clients for his sexual gratification. Visiting Judge Patricia Cosgrove sentenced Michael Fine of Sheffield after one victim read a victim impact ...
NCGOP lawyer files petition for Durham recount
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – The battle to be North Carolina's governor is taking a new turn as a formal petition has been filed. The lawyer for the North Carolina Republican Party is asking for the recount of 93,000 Durham County votes. But Tom Stark is ...
Visa lawyer bot pledges to 'help immigrants make America great again'
A bot that helps people complete visa applications to enter the United States has launched in the aftermath of the U.S. presidential election. Available in beta on Facebook Messenger, Visabot helps complete the kinds of visa applications typically ...
Lawyer: Mental Illness Has Kept Man From Fighting Execution
A Georgia man scheduled for execution this week hasn't pursued available legal options to fight the punishment because he's mentally ill, and a court should set a hearing to consider problems during his trial and sentencing, a lawyer argued in a court ...
Ex-Lawyer Gets 12 Years for Hypnotizing Women for Pleasure
A former Ohio attorney who authorities say hypnotized unwitting female clients for his sexual gratification was sentenced Monday to 12 years in prison. Michael Fine was sentenced in Lorain County after pleading guilty in September to kidnapping and ...
Ex-lawyer gets 12 years for hypnotizing women for pleasure
ELYRIA, Ohio – A former Ohio attorney has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for hypnotizing unwitting female clients for his sexual gratification. Fifty-nine-year-old Michael Fine was sentenced Monday in Lorain County after pleading guilty in ...
Lawyer: Mental illness has kept man from fighting execution
ATLANTA (AP) - A Georgia man scheduled for execution this week hasn't pursued available legal options to fight the punishment because he's mentally ill, and a court should set a hearing to consider problems during his trial and sentencing, a lawyer ...
Bean bags, not hate, sparked incident, lawyer says
Jessica Sanders, 26, is facing felony hate crime charges stemming from a July 2016 incident at the Chicago Margarita Festival at South Shore Beach. Jessica Sanders, 26, is facing felony hate crime charges stemming from a July 2016 incident at the ...
South Korea's Park retains lawyer before questioning by prosecutors
SEOUL South Korean President Park Geun-hye has retained a lawyer ahead of being questioned by prosecutors investigating a political scandal engulfing her presidency, her office said on Tuesday. She will be the first sitting president to be questioned ...
South Korea's Park retains lawyer as she tries to ride out her biggest cri...
South Korea's Park retains lawyer as she tries to ride out her biggest cri...
Lawyer sues Sisi over IMF loan
Egyptian lawyer Ali Ayoub filed a lawsuit on Monday demanding a halt to the proceedings of the government's agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a three-year $12 billion loan. “It is unlawful,” he argued, “as it should have been ...
An Ohio lawyer hypnotized six female clients and then molested them. Now he's going to prison.
It was a routine visit to the lawyer's office following her divorce. The Shieffield Village, Ohio, woman visited the now 59-year-old Michael W. Fine, her lawyer, to discuss a custody issue. They chatted, and she paid him a $1,500 fee. It was business ...
Lawyer cites Trump comments in seeking dismissal of Bergdahl case
A year ago, Donald Trump revved up rallies across the U.S. by calling Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl a “traitor, a no-good traitor, who should have been executed.” Now that Trump will become commander in chief, Bergdahl's lead lawyer Eugene Fidell is planning to ...
What does it mean when a lawyer says “no recovery, no fee”?
Contingency fee contracts provide a percentage of the damages awarded to the injured party as compensation for the lawyer. A standard automobile accident contingency fee is 40%. More difficult cases such as product liability and medical malpractice ...
Lawyer Blames Non-Existent Man for Crash, Gets 10 Days Jail
An Ohio attorney who blamed a non-existent black man for a car accident to avoid facing drunken driving charges has been sentenced to 10 days in jail. Twenty-seven-year-old Heather Wilsey, of Elyria, was sentenced in municipal court there after ...
Russian minister was detained at Rosneft offices: lawyer
MOSCOW Nov 15 Alexei Ulyukayev, the Russian economy minister charged with extorting a bribe from Russian oil company Rosneft, was detained at the firm's offices, Ulyukayev's lawyer Timofei Gridnev told Reuters. (Reporting by Svetlana Reiter and ...
Fake lawyer represents himself at trial; convicted on all counts
A Duke Center man was convicted at trial Monday in McKean County Court on charges of pretending to be a lawyer and scamming people into hiring him for child custody cases. Barry Lindsey, 63, represented himself at trial on charges of two counts of ...
Lawyer Who Hypnotized Women For Pleasure Sentenced to Prison
An Ohio lawyer who hypnotized a half-dozen female clients and controlled them for his own sexual gratification was sentenced Monday to 12 years in prison. Michael Fine, 59, pleaded guilty in September to using hypnosis to take advantage of the women, ...
The Latest: Lawyer: Ex-Chicago alderman will fight charges
The indictment says one lawyer who did do work on the settlement later agreed to pay Vrdolyak $65 million from fees set aside for law firms that aided Illinois on the litigation. Monico says any such payments were "referral fees" and legal under ...
Judge declines to seal dead lawyer's file
A Milwaukee judge has denied an unusual request to seal an entire criminal file after the defendant, a lawyer, committed suicide a day before his scheduled plea and conviction in a sex crime. When he was first asked in September, Milwaukee County ...
Another senior lawyer quits child abuse inquiry
The Independent Inquiry into Child Abuse has been hit by the resignation of another senior lawyer. BBC Newsnight understands that Aileen McColgan has quit because of serious concerns over the inquiry's leadership. She was the barrister leading the ...
Television|Review: A Defense Lawyer With Hidden Motives in 'Undercover'
Sophie Okonedo is the headliner, playing a London lawyer we first see working on behalf of an American death row inmate (Dennis Haysbert). Ms. Okonedo is as vibrant as usual, and her performance can almost carry you past the story's mounting ...
Local lawyer wades into politics
A local lawyer who has represented the disabled community and those who “feel they don't have a voice” officially kicked off her bid Tuesday for the District 6 City Council seat. Melissa Havrda, a 42-year-old mother of three, is seeking to take over ...
Lawyer for suspect in Zymere Perkins' murder doubts new charges
Rysheim Smith, 42, briefly appeared in Manhattan Criminal Court, where his lawyer said he had no idea when or if new charges would be brought against his client. “I don't think they can prove that he is responsible (for Zymere's murder),” attorney ...
Prominent lawyer Tony Brooklier, son of powerful L.A. Mafia boss ...
Prominent lawyer Tony Brooklier, son of powerful L.A. Mafia boss ...
NJ Taxpayers Just Hired Another Lawyer for Christie
Gov. Chris Christie, who has already charged New Jersey $11.3 million for attorneys to represent his office in the federal Bridgegate investigation, has added legal representation for a related state criminal matter. Craig Carpenito is earning $150-an ...
Heidi Fleiss' lawyer Anthony Brooklier dead at 70
Anthony Brooklier, a prominent and polished Los Angeles lawyer whose clients included “Hollywood Madam” Heidi Fleiss and his own mob-boss father, has died at age 70. LA County coroner's Lt. Larry Dietz says Brooklier died at his home in Century City on ...
Subway Ad Celebrity 'Gregg T.' Is an NYPD Lawyer Who Bullies Civil Rights Protesters Into Submission
Turns out, Gregg T. is actually Gregg Turkin, a lawyer currently working for the NYPD's Legal Bureau. For the past year, Turkin has been trying to get Black Lives Matter protestors to admit that the NYPD had probable cause in arresting them before a ...
Ex-lawyer gets 12 years for hypnotizing female clients, then sexually assaulting them
A former Ohio attorney who authorities say hypnotized unwitting female clients for his sexual gratification was sentenced Monday to 12 years in prison. Michael Fine was sentenced in Lorain County after pleading guilty in September to kidnapping and ...
Report: Netanyahu's personal lawyer said to be behind German submarine deal
The man pushing Israel's decision to purchase three new submarines from Germany is none other than Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's personal lawyer and relative, lawyer David Shimron, according to a Channel 10 news report. According to the report, ...
Thomas Cerabino Of Willkie Farr, On Expansion, Lawyer Retention, Laterals, And Strategy
Opening its doors in 1888, and playing home to the likes of Supreme Court justices, governors, and even a presidential candidate, Willkie Farr & Gallagher has one of the richest histories of the New York elites. Drawing in high profile clients such as ...
Ohio Lawyer Found Guilty of Hypnotizing and Assaulting Women
Ohio Lawyer Found Guilty of Hypnotizing and Assaulting Women. More. Divorce attorney Michael Fine, 59, was sentenced to 12 years in prison for hypnotizing six women without their consent and then molesting them. 4:17 | 11/16/16. ABC Breaking News ...
Fox's Megyn Kelly on Life As Chicago Lawyer: I Am More Exciting Than This!
CHICAGO — Long before she was a Fox News anchor, Megyn Kelly was a hardworking attorney for a big Chicago law firm on a fast track to burnout. "I am more exciting than this! I am more interesting than this! I am more interested than this! I need more ...
Judge permanently blocks 'persuader rule' requiring disclosure of lawyer union advice to employers
A federal judge on Wednesday granted a permanent injunction blocking the Labor Department's revised “persuader rule” requiring lawyers and consultants to report on advice given to employers about persuading employees on union issues. In an order ...
Lawyer: Officer Responsible for Fatal Shooting of Black Man
A lawyer for the family of a mentally ill black man fatally shot by a white police officer told a jury on Wednesday that even if the shooting was a mistake the officer should be held responsible for letting a simple medical call escalate into violence ...
Walker names Anchorage lawyer as new chief of staff
Gov. Bill Walker named a new chief of staff Wednesday, bringing in Anchorage lawyer Scott Kendall to replace Jim Whitaker, effective Dec. 2. Listen Now. Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reporter Matt Buxton speaks to Jim Whitaker, outgoing chief of staff for ...
Engineer in Hoboken Train Crash Had Undiagnosed Sleep Disorder, Lawyer Says
The engineer of a New Jersey Transit train that crashed into Hoboken Terminal in September had an undiagnosed sleep disorder, his lawyer said on Wednesday. The engineer, Thomas Gallagher, recently learned he had severe sleep apnea, according to his ...
Roe v. Wade Lawyer Says Trump Daughters Won't Let Him Overturn Abortion Rights
Ivanka and Tiffany Trump will make it impossible for their dad to appoint Supreme Court Justices who are gunning for Roe vs. Wade ... so says the lawyer who won the case giving women a Constitutional right to an abortion. Dr. Sarah Weddington gave us ...
South Korea President Park's lawyer says she can be questioned next week: ...
South Korea President Park's lawyer says she can be questioned next week: ...
Staten Island lawyer finds success with new firm
"Lawyers are at the center of civilized life. Lawyers, for the most part, write the laws and regulations, interpret them, and fight to ensure equality under the law. The law in western democratic society acts as the great equalizer," he said. Alfano ...
How Do I Find A Trusted Real Estate Lawyer?
Every week, Mansion Global poses a tax question to real estate tax attorneys. Here is this week's question. Q: Do you have tips for finding a real estate lawyer whom I can trust with multi-million-dollar transactions? What kind of homework should I do ...
Infamous 9/11 lawyer sells UES pad for $11.5M
Ex-law partners Marc Bern and Paul Napoli, of Napoli Bern Ripka Shkolnik LLP, made a fortune representing 9/11 responders. But their firm blew up when Napoli was busted for having an affair with a junior lawyer at his firm and his wife improperly ...
Lawyer: Man accused of trying to join IS may be mentally ill
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Court documents suggest that an Ohio man arrested for allegedly attempting to join the Islamic State group may be suffering from mental health issues. In a supplemental briefing prepared by defense attorneys, the mother of 20-year-old ...
Likely Trump pick Jeff Sessions called white lawyer 'a disgrace to his race' for representing blacks
During his confirmation hearing, Sessions was asked about the testimony of prosecutor J. Gerald Hebert, who first revealed that Sessions said that white lawyers who represent black clients may be traitors to their own race. Sessions at the time ...
Charles Harder, the Lawyer Who Killed Gawker, Isn't Done Yet
Have a score to settle with the press? Charles Harder, the media lawyer who ground Gawker.com to dust, is your man. As the legal attack dog for Melania Trump, Roger Ailes (reportedly), and possibly even President-Elect Donald Trump, Harder wants us to ...
Judge who sanctioned Boies Schiller lawyer for long deposition changes his mind
Brevard Circuit Judge Charles Roberts vacated a monetary sanction he imposed last month on Miami lawyer Luis Suarez, but stuck with his decision giving Suarez only one more hour of deposition time with the physician, the Daily Business Review (sub. req ...
Megyn Kelly: Fox News Had to Explain to Trump Lawyer Why It Would Be Bad if I Were Killed
“Michael Cohen, who is Trump's top lawyer and executive vice president with the Trump Organization had retweeted 'let's gut her,' about me,” Kelly said. “At a time when the threat level was very high, which he knew. And Bill Shine, an executive vice ...