Too Good to be True: Consumer Counsel Warn Lawyers to Be Wary of Client E-Mail Scams
Houston lawyer Richard T. Howell Jr., whose firm was scammed out of $182,500 by a client who contacted and hired him through e-mail, says he is talking publicly about the situation so he can prevent other Texas lawyers from making the same mistakes. Consumer-law attorney Richard Tomlinson (pictured) cautions lawyers to be careful when doing business with oversears clients.
This premium content is reserved for Texas Lawyer subscribers.
Continue reading by getting started with a subscription.
Already a subscriber? Log in now