Neither experience nor logic justified the initial sealing of this proceeding. And nothing in today’s order justifies our continued sealing.
Greedy Attorney Bruce Matson was sentenced to 44 months in federal prison related to his theft of $4 million of bankruptcy trust funds.
Lawyers for Bruce Matson asked Monday for a 37-month prison sentence for the former chief legal officer at now defunct law firm LeClairRyan.
Bruce Matson was charged via the criminal information process, which does not require a grand jury indictment.
I disbursed the $2.5 million as discretionary bonuses and that I preserved (an additional) $341,000 in an escrow account which was in my name, admitted Bruce...