Business-Politics-Money

Big business, politics and big money often bring cases involving people who believe they’re special and above the law. Even if not, they do have some really interesting requirements and the means to pay for them.
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You Guys are the Rich Man’s Police

richmanpoliceCostco doesn't have a thing on this group of thieves breaking into oilfield drilling materials warehouses and shopping the aisles for expensive equipment to sell.  We had video, but it took more than that to catch them...

 
Seizing Air Force One – Not a Movie

MexicoAirForceOneWorking for a client trying to seize assets to satisfy a really large lawsuit judgement, we thought we'd made a dent in it with the seizure of a jumbo jet.  Oops, didn't cover the situation when the President of Mexico said it was his official airplane...

 
Party On – But Not with My Company

localbarBinge drinking, snorting cocaine and bedding strippers didn't qualify this tycoon's son to take over the reins of the company.  But it was a fun case to work, mostly from a bar stool...

 
Rags to Riches Deja Vu

One of my best friends for many years is a genius at real estate development.  This is a story of how he built his success from the ground up and how malicious federal prosecution took him down...


 
 
The Case of the Doctor’s Deceitful Deposition

carryingbooks300Depositions can be fierce events at times.  There are some rules, but not many.  In this one, I was called in cold with a pile of fake documents and made the bad guy...

 
 
The Case of the Disappearing Democrats

disappearingdemocratsThis case made national news, just not our part in finding 53 Democrat state legislators who disappeared to avoid a vote on a Republican-friendly redistricting plan...