Monday, November 2, 2009

Maine Woman Accused Of Embezzling More Than $100K From Law Firm

Amy L. Christiansen, 29, of Oxford, Maine, has pleaded not guilty on charges laid out in a formal indictment that she embezzled more than $100,000 from the law firm of Berman and Simmons between 2007 and early 2009. After the indictment was announced, the law firm released a statement indicating that Christiansen admitted to the theft. She faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted.

Read the story here.

Update (5/27/10): Christiansen, now 30, was sentenced to 2 years in prison for embezzling what is now understood to be about $206,000 from the law firm of Berman and Simmons. 

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