BB&K In the News Mar 01, 2017

BB&K Attorney Gary Schons to Advise Palm Springs on Alleged Corruption

Allegations Arose in Connection to the Former Mayor and a Development

The Desert Sun reported on Feb. 27 that Best Best & Krieger LLP Of Counsel Gary Schons was hired by the City of Palm Springs to advise on the alleged violations of California’s conflict of interest laws by the former mayor. The hiring was announced at a special City Council meeting with residents, called following the filing of bribery, perjury and conflict of interest charges. Prosecutors allege the former mayor and the developers of a major project had an illegal financial connection, according to the newspaper.
Gary, a former prosecutor, is the head of BB&K’s Government Policy & Public Integrity practice group.
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