Monday was a bad day for US prosecutor Jason Cantrell... The full story is at Nola.com, with further coverage on Above The Law.
In May, 4 New Square chambers opted not to sack one its pupils, Henry Mostyn, after he was caught by police with cocaine and ecstasy while queuing outside a Shoreditch nightclub. Some admired 4 New Square's liberalism. Others questioned whether Mostyn had been made a special case of by virtue of his high profile father,... Read more »
I have followed the saga about Henry Mostyn, the pupil found with a small amount of drugs on him, with puzzled bewilderment, writes OccupyTheInns. It has been summed up most in the outrage of the truly awful Daily Mail, a newspaper I do my level best to keep a wide berth from. What a fuss... Read more »
Henry Mostyn: Reaction Barrister son of top judge who left wife for widow of divorce lawyer killed by police is fined for having cocaine and ecstasy – Mail Online Judge's son caught with cocaine and ecstasy keeps job as barrister – The Telegraph Four New Square pupil reprimanded by BSB after drug arrest – The... Read more »
The recently released testimony of dodgy American lawyer Scott Rothstein – sentenced to 50 years in jail for a $1.2bn (£770m) Ponzi scheme fraud – puts events at Hogan Lovells, where partner Chris Grierson amassed £1m in false expenses, firmly in the shade. According to Rothstein (pictured): His now defunct firm, Rothstein, Rosenfeldt and Adler,... Read more »