Legal News

City Of Bell’s Former Law Firm Subpoenaed
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

Law Firm Best, Best, & Krieger has been subpoenaed by the Attorney General’s office during their investigation of overpaid employees in the city of Bell. The firm gave the Attorney General, Jerry Brown, $5,000 towards his gubernatorial campaign.
Brow

Brown subpoenaed tax and salary records from the city of Bell, as well as records from Best, Bell’s former law firm.

Edward Lee, Bell’s city attorney, is accused of approving the super-sized salaries in Bell. Lee served as Bell’s city attorney. Among the large salaries in Bell is $1.5 million in annual pay and benefits to the city’s city manager.

  
What
Where


According to financial documents, Best, Best & Krieger gave the Brown campaign $5,000 in March. Michael Cowett, an associate with Best gave Brown’s campaign $500 in March and associate Brant Dverlin gave the campaign $1,000 in April.

Sterling Clifford, the spokesman for the Brown campaign, told reporters that the firm is not being accused of unlawful activity.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!






 

RELEVANT JOBS

Legal Secretary

USA-AL-Fairhope

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale, an Alabama and Florida regional law firm is seeking an experienced lega...

Apply now

Paralegal / Legal Assistant

USA-IL-Chicago

Boutique law firm concentrating in domestic relations/ family law seeks a skilled Paralegal. The can...

Apply now

Legal Assistant / Paralegal

USA-TX-Azle

Immediate opening for legal assistant / paralegal in a small firm. Applicant must have a minimum of ...

Apply now

Attorney Coach Needed Now: $6,000 / month

USA-IL-Chicago

Unbundled Attorney is a legal lead generation company on a mission to transform the affordability an...

Apply now

BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Junior to Mid-level Real Estate Associate Attorney

USA-FL-Miami

Miami office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a junior to mid-level real estate as...

Apply Now

Mid-level Capital Markets Associate Attorney

USA-CA-Los Angeles

Los Angeles office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a mid-level capital markets as...

Apply Now

Mid-level Capital Markets Associate Attorney

USA-CA-San Diego

San Diego office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a mid-level capital markets asso...

Apply Now

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top