CHICAGO-(AEAE)-THE 5TH CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS DETERMINED THAT A WELL KNOWN HOUSTON ATTORNEY SHOULD BE RETRIED ON WIRE FRAUD, MONEY LAUNDERING AND CONSPIRACY. There is not a day that goes by when prominent lawyers are not charged with major felonies and civil Racketeering. In another story the well known law firm of Bryan Cave LLC and its senior partner Steven R. Smith and his “bag man” Michael Werich have been charged with Indirect Criminal Contempt for perjury and subornation of Perjury involving a Cook County Judge Mary Ann Masson, who refused to allow the Indirect Criminal Contempt Petition to be filed. It is believed that Judge Marry Ann Mason was engaged in a “cover up” to protect the Bryan Cave LLC law firm according to a Judicial Inquiry Board Complaint.
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