White Collar Support Group Blog – First Step Act Earned Time Credit Update, by Fellow Traveler Robert Simels

Bob Simels is a member of our White Collar Support Group that meets on Zoom on Monday evenings. Here’s an interesting tidbit, Bob was actually my first boss when I graduated law school – I was his law clerk until I received my law license. He was Henry Hill’s criminal defense attorney, who Ray Liotta…

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White Collar Support Group Blog – Fellow Traveler Fred Aaron, Writing for Interrogating Justice

Fred Aaron is a member of our White Collar Support Group that meets on Zoom on Monday evenings. _________________________ Huge thanks to our friends at Interrogating Justice for permission to reprint and link. The Unexpected Impact of Dobbs on Criminal Justice: Part I, by Fred Aaron A legal precedent is something that has the force…

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“Arresting.” A Collection of Prose Poems by John Dimenna

John Dimenna is a member of our White Collar Support Group that meets on Zoom on Monday evenings. ________________________ INTRODUCTION                       You can survive prison, you can recover from prison, but prison never leaves you. I lived among one hundred other inmates. More wilderness than community. There is nothing more solitary than living among the exiled.…

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Panel: Prosecuted Lawyers’ Perspectives on White Collar/Nonviolent Prosecution and Reentry, ABA Criminal Justice Conference, Washington, DC., Nov. 18, 2022

Seth Williams, Bill Baroni, Jeffrey Wertkin and Jeff Grant are members of our White Collar Support Group that meets on Zoom on Monday evenings. Michele Weinstat was a presenter on our White Collar Week Tuesday Speaker Series. _______________________ We will be Panelists at the American Bar Association Criminal Justice Section Fall Institute Conference: Nov. 17th…

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White Collar Week Tuesday Speaker Series – Tom Hardin, Tipper X of Operation Perfect Hedge, On Zoom, Sept. 13, 2022, 7 pm ET, 4 pm PT.

We are honored to have Tom Hardin, Tipper X, as the next speaker in our White Collar Support Group Tuesday Speaker Series. Link to register: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIucuCgpjgvEtADpghkufC7pGU8DArAxoHS Tom is a member of our White Collar Support Group that meets on Zoom on Monday evenings. __________________________ Tom Hardin previously spent much of his career as a financial…

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Save the Date: Legal Action Center Arthur Liman Public Interest Awards Benefit, Tues., Nov. 1, 2022, NYC

SAVE THE DATE: The Legal Action Center 2022 Arthur Liman Public Interest Awards Benefit will be held Tuesday, November 1, 2022 at Tribeca Rooftop in Manhattan and virtually. We’re thrilled to be honoring John G. Finley, Senior Managing Director & Chief Legal Officer of Blackstone, with the Arthur Liman Public Interest Award and Michael “Zaki”…

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Craig Stanland and Jeff Grant have Press Credentials and will be Covering the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) Global Fraud Conference, Nashville, Tenn., June 19 – 24, 2022

Craig Stanland and I have press credentials, and will be covering the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners Global Fraud Conference, Nashville, Tennessee, June 19 -24 (virtually this year) for White Collar Week Media. Please look for articles on our websites and blogs, prisonist.org, grantlaw.com, and in our newsletters and podcasts. – Jeff https://www.fraudconference.com/ Join more…

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White Collar Week Tuesday Speaker Series – Michele Weinstat, General Counsel of The Fortune Society, On Zoom, July 12, 2022, 7 pm ET, 6 pm CT, 5 pm MT, 4 pm PT

This is Your Invitation to Attend Our White Collar Week Tuesday Speaker Series Please feel free to forward to friends, family members,colleagues and clients. White Collar Week Tuesday Speaker Series  John Monaghan, “The Chief”, Tues., June 21, 2022, 7 pm ET, 6 pm CT, 5 pm MT, 4 pm PT On Zoom We are honored to…

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Release Day: June 5, 2007. My Last Day in a Federal Prison, by Jeff Grant. An Excerpt from My Unpublished Book, “Last Stop Babylon”.

June 5, 2007. Release Day. I am humbled and grateful to God, and to my family, friends, fellows, Fellow Travelers, colleagues and clients – and my wonderful wife Lynn – for the second chance I have been given over the past 15 years. – Jeff Grant _________________________          As I’m sure I’ve said once or…

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