Former paralegal who stole nearly $600,000 gets 20 years in prison

The paralegal for an Augusta-area law firm who stole nearly $600,000 from the...for the victims.Between 2009 and 2012, Owen used his position as a paralegal/office manager for the firm to access its trust account, which held...

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Paralegal convicted of theft delays sentencing with request for attorney

A last-minute request for the appointment of an attorney Thursday caused a delay in the sentencing of the paralegal who stole nearly $600,000 from the Vic Hawk Law Group and its clients.Richard Owen had insisted on representing himself at...

Paralegal accused in near $600,000 embezzlement pleads guilty after two days of trial, could be exposed to 50-year prison term

A paralegal who was accused of stealing almost $600,000 from a law firm and its clients pleaded guilty Tuesday after just two days of a...

Trial begins for paralegal accused of stealing nearly $600,000 from local law firm

A paralegal accused of stealing $594,000 from a local law firm and its clients insisted on representing himself as his trial in U.S...

Theft investigation underway in Richmond County Juvenile Court

A former paralegal in Richmond County Juvenile Court is under investigation after money went missing from the office.Juvenile Court Judge Douglas...

Raises part of Augusta administrator's budget proposal

...maximize the use of public owned facilities."Some positions vacant for more than a year have been eliminated, but the budget funds several new positions, including a paralegal, a document management technician and several firefighters.

Judge refuses to return funds to jailed ex-paralegal

...trial in March when he opted to plead guilty to bank fraud and money laundering.According to testimony, while working as a paralegal for the Hawk law firm from 2007 to 2012, Owen stole from the firm and clients by writing checks to them, forging their signatures...

Paralegal jobs cover wide range

...of Labor, the paralegal profession is expected...about 75 percent of paralegals work for law firms...information about the paralegal profession, see...National Federation of Paralegal Associations Web site at www.paralegals.com Georgia Association...

Escape plot points to Nichols

...enlisting his pen-pal girlfriend, a paralegal and at least two sheriff's deputies...Meneguzzo told investigators that a paralegal who once worked for Mr. Nichols' defense...her a package that she forwarded to the paralegal, Ms. Hysten. Ms. Meneguzzo declined...