Sections

Neighborhoods

Features

Follow Us

NHI Newsletter

Some Favorite Sites

Government/ Community Links

Lawyer Sent To Prison

by | Nov 16, 2012 4:55 pm

Commenting has been closed | E-mail the Author

Posted to: Legal Writes

An East Haven lawyer will serve two years in jail in connection to a multimillion-dollar mortgage fraud ring that spread blight and neglect through New Haven neighborhoods.

Bradford J. Rieger, 56, who lives in Branford and practiced in East Haven, was sentenced Friday by U.S. District Judge Janet C. Hall in New Haven to 24 months in prison, according to Thomas Carson, a spokesman for the U.S. Attorney’s Office.

Rieger pleaded guilty in July to charges of conspiracy to commit mail fraud, wire fraud and bank fraud.

Along with ringleader Menachem Joseph “Yossi” Levitin, Rieger and co-conspirators defrauded banks of millions of dollars using phony mortgages. In addition to his prison sentence, Rieger will have to pay a $10,000 fine.

Share this story with others.

Share |

Post a Comment

There were no comments

Events Calendar

loading…

SeeClickFix »

Found Dog
Apr 20, 2015 9:55 pm
Address: 190 Wooster St New haven, Connecticut
Rating: 2

Pomeranian named chaos. Anthony and Elena you lost your dog in bethany. We found him!!...

more »
Illegal Dumping
Apr 20, 2015 9:42 pm
Address: 15-27 Oxford Street New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 4

Mattress has been there for awhile. Please remove.

PosterWallAdd your Poster

Sponsors

N.H.I. Site Design & Development

smartpill design