White Collar Criminal Defense
Acquittal of Federal Charges, Tax Fraud
Successful trial defense of investment account executive accused of conspiring to commit tax fraud. McKay Chadwell represented the client in all phases of the federal criminal prosecution, organizing a joint defense agreement between many co-defendants, conducting a rigorous investigation of the government’s allegations, engaging in motions practice, and defending the client at trial. After a three-week trial, the jury acquitted the client in the first few hours of jury deliberations.