Litigator of the Week: Victory Over the Tax Man

, Texas Lawyer


A federal jury in Dallas recently acquitted Stephen Squires, the CEO and chairman of Quantam Materials Corp., who had been charged with two counts of tax evasion. One of Squires' criminal-defense lawyers, says the win represents a rare trial victory over federal prosecutors asserting tax-related criminal charges against a defendant.

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  • Michael Minns

    Thank you for the kind article. You left out lawyer Ashley Arnett, second chair trying the case, who crossed two critical witnesses, and I have no Dallas office. We work out of Houston. Michael

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