Famous People

These are world famous names, and our involvement in their lives through investigations was usually brief, but always interesting.
Click on chapter title for introduction:

Digging up the Assets of Ferdinand Marcos

marcosstoryThis story was global news, as efforts were worldwide to locate the hidden assets of Ferdinand Marcos to return them to the Panamanian people.  We helped and were in the news for finding $50 million in assets...

 
Ross Perot Opposition Research

oppositionresearchWhen Ross Perot ran for President, he was an unwelcome outsider and we were hired to dig up whatever we could in an extensive background investigation for the Wall Street Journal.  They got nervous about using my 500 page report, so you can guess what they didn't do...

 
 
Behind the Oklahoma City Bombing Scene

bombedbuildingThis is a story I wasn't allowed to tell when it happened, but I've finally gotten the OK from my FBI friend, as long as I don't mention agent names.  Here's how my firm helped to locate Terry Nichols, the accomplice to Timothy McVeigh...

 
 
Trumping it Up to Get Paid

trumpstoryI was duly impressed by Donald Trump and his office.  I like him.  What I didn't like was the group of New York shark attorneys who I dealt with in working on Donald's divorce.  It ended up in the national news, but not the details...

 
Basketball Scandal and Murder: The Patrick Dennehy Case

dennehymurderThis case went national, and it had a little of all things interesting; sports, guns, cheer leaders and corruption.  You'll get the story and my involvement on behalf of Patrick Dennehy's family in a lawsuit...

 
 
Hands Across the Aisle

repubdemThis is a story about influence and power, and how even staunch political adversaries can cooperate to do favors and get favors in return.  Governor Ann Richards of Texas and I were not politically aligned, but the influence of a friend helped...

 
 
FBI Rates New Scams as a Major Concern

scammerThis is a current story about a case of my client being scammed for tens of thousands of dollars on the Web and how the FBI and news outlets interviewed me about her experience...