With federal prosecutors grabbing for most of the assets left from Scott Rothstein's massive Ponzi scheme, it remains to be seen whether attorneys involved in his former firm's bankruptcy will reap the millions of dollars in fees originally expected from the case. Federal prosecutors are trying to muscle the bankruptcy attorneys out, and have succeeded so far. The government maintains it can get more money to victims of the $1.2 billion fraud faster than those administering the remains of Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler.
Rothstein Prosecutors Fear Attorney Fees May Bleed Estate Dry
Daily Business Review
July 2, 2010