Dewey Day 2: CFO Just 'Blunt,' Says Lawyer, as Accountants and Ex-Partner Take StandUPDATED

The second day of a criminal trial of three former Dewey & LeBoeuf leaders saw the lawyer for ex-chief financial officer Joel Sanders tell a jury Wednesday morning that his client worked hard to keep the now-defunct firm afloat, but did nothing illegal. The final opening statement came before the prosecution called its first witnesses—two accountants and a former Dewey & LeBoeuf partner—to testify.

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