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December 12, 2012
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DA warns of lawyer scam

After receiving several complaints, the Carson City District Attorney's Office is warning Carson City residents about a local man practicing law without a license.According to District Attorney Neil Rombardo, the complaints stem primarily from the local Hispanic community.“In many instances, the suspect takes hundreds of dollars from his victims, and the victim receives nothing in return,” Rombardo said. “I am concerned that Carson City's residents are being defrauded by this scam, which is resulting in unnecessary expense and heartache.” He said one victim paid more than $1,000 for nothing. He warned Carson City residents to check the credentials of a …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Dec 12, 2012 12:39PM Published Dec 12, 2012 03:56AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.