Federal agents confiscated homes, yachts, cars and jewelry when they raided the couple’s $6.4 million Fort Lauderdale, Fla., home in November, but Kim Rothstein wants some of the jewelry back without specifying exactly what she wants.

She filed a petition in her husband’s criminal case Friday claiming the U.S. government has no right to keep some of the 304 seized watches, necklaces and earrings her husband gave her as gifts “based on their personal friendship and relationship” before the high-powered attorney started his $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme in 2005. The couple married in 2008.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]