Bad Lawyers

Sydney Lawyer Grabs Random Woman’s Crotch
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

woman jogging

Summary: A top lawyer in Sydney, Australia was charged with indecently assaulting a woman by grabbing her in the crotch.

A principal lawyer at Freehills Patent Attorneys (FPA) was arrested and charged on December 28 for indecently assaulting a woman. Carp Harrap, 40, grabbed the crotch of a jogging woman he did not know on a harborside track in Clontarf.

  
What
Where


Court documents state that Harrap “grabbed the woman’s vagina from behind using his four fingers and the palm of his hand.” There were two independent witnesses to the incident.

Harrap lives in Seaforth with his wife and children. He will remain on bail until his next court date on March 8. Part of the bail conditions state that he cannot enter Manly Scenic Walk within 200 meters of Castle Rock Beach.

Harrap’s attorney entered a not guilty plea on his behalf while he held his wife’s hand tightly at the Manly Local Courthouse. Neither Harrap nor his wife responded to questions from reporters as they left the court building.

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!!




He is still employed by FPA, a firm that is linked to the corporate law firm Herbert Smith Freehills. A spokesman for the firm confirmed that even though the link to his page on the FPA website was broken, it did not mean he was no longer with the firm. They stated that he is currently on leave. The spokesman said, “Not only could you not find Mr Harrap on the site but none of the FPA people links were working.”

He is listed as a member of the Professional Standards Board for Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys.



What possible excuse could Harrap have to explain grabbing an unknown woman the way he did? Tell us your predictions in the comments below.

To learn more about lawyers that can’t keep their hands to themselves, read these articles:

Photo: commons.wikimedia.org



 

Interesting Legal Sites You May Like


BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Senior Level Litigator

USA-CA-Woodland Hills

Woodland Hills office is seeking a litigation attorney with 5-7 years of experience and a background...

Apply Now

Litigation Associate Attorney

USA-CT-Stamford

Stamford office of our client seeks litigation associate attorney with 3+ years of experience. The c...

Apply Now

Litigation Associate Attorney

USA-MO-Saint Louis

Saint Louis office of our client seeks litigation associate attorney with 2-5 years of experience. T...

Apply Now

Junior Litigator/Associate Attorney

USA-DC-Washington

Washington, D.C. office of our client seeks junior litigator/associate attorney with 2-4 years of tr...

Apply Now

RELEVANT JOBS

Paralegal

USA-TX-Corpus Christi

Must be able to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines; develop and maintain professional working ...

Apply now

Associate

USA-NY-Woodbury

Mauro Lilling Naparty LLP is New York’s larges appellate litigation law firm based in Woodbury...

Apply now

Commercial Real Estate / Corporate Transactional Attorney

USA-CT-Hartford

Rogin Nassau LLC, a midsized Hartford area law firm has two exciting job opportunities, seeking both...

Apply now

Attorney

USA-NV-Las Vegas

Prestigious Personal Injury Law Firm seeks an outstanding Attorney. Must be a Nevada licensed Att...

Apply now

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top