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Alleged Conman/Lawyer’s Firm Files for Bankruptcy
DREIER, LLP BANKRUPTCY PETITION (CHAPTER 11)
(U.S. Bankruptcy Ct., S.D. N.Y., Dec. 16, 2008) – New York law firm Dreier, LLP filed for bankruptcy, listing more than $100 million in assets and liabilitities of between $10 – 50 million. The filing was made by a court-appointed receiver acting on behalf of the lawyer Marc Dreier, its founder and managing partner, after he was charged with securities and wire fraud by federal prosecutors and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission