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Disbarred Towson lawyer faces criminal charges

A former Towson lawyer’s initial appearance on charges that he stole money from four of his clients was postponed last week. Peter M. Callegary was indicted last month on four counts of felony theft and four counts of misdemeanor misappropriation ...

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Out-of-love lawyers fight over finance management

As a husband, lawyer John S. Guttmann Jr. may have been every bit as bad as his ex-wife — also a lawyer — says he was. But that doesn’t mean she can sue him for fraud, conversion and intentional infliction ...

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Is Big Law dead?

A few years ago I was chatting with a local attorney whom I’d gotten to know in my technology reporting days. He and a few colleagues were leaving their big law firm to start a Baltimore office of another firm. ...

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Nigeria will pay your contingency fee, counsel, just give us your bank account number…

It seems like anyone with an e-mail account could’ve seen this one coming. Last month, a Silver Spring attorney filed suit against the Federal Republic of Nigeria and its National Universities Commission, alleging he had been hired, but not paid, by the NUC ...

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Have JD, will work for nothing

Above the Law has flagged a couple of lawyer jobs advertised on Craigslist recently. These positions are like any other lawyer jobs, really: Applicants need to be admitted to the bar, and they would work full-time. In one instance, they ...

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