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Offit Kurman Proves Multi-Million Dollar Fraud on Financial Institution

Bethesda, MD | August 14, 2013 –Offit Kurman Principal attorneys, James Hoffman and Bryn Sherman, proved a multi-million dollar fraud on a local financial institution. The Federal District Court affirmed the decision of the Bankruptcy Court denying the dischargeability of Jonathan Korman’s $2,925,941.39 obligation to EagleBank as well as denied a discharge of his debts to all other creditors for wrongdoing under the Bankruptcy Code.  The decision also affirmed the Bankruptcy Court’s award of our Firm’s attorneys’ fees.  Click here for a full copy of the Opinion. As a bankruptcy lawyer and business attorney, Mr. Hoffman uses his vast types of experience and knowledge representing various business types, particularly closely held businesses. He also regularly represents bankruptcy trustees and creditors in bankruptcy cases and litigation.  Ms. Sherman has represented EagleBank and many other financial institutions in connection with complex commercial litigation as well as various types of transactions. ABOUT OFFIT KURMAN Offit Kurman is one of the fastest-growing, full-service law firms in the mid-Atlantic region. With offices serving Washington DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Virginia, Frederick MD and Wilmington, we are well positioned to meet the legal needs of dynamic businesses and the people who own and operate them. At Offit Kurman, we are our clients’ most trusted legal advisors, the professionals who help them to maximize and protect their business value and individual wealth. In every interaction, we consistently maintain our clients’ trust and confidence by remaining focused on their objectives to help them achieve their goals. CONTACT Lauren Jurd Business Development Manager Offit Kurman 8171 Maple Lawn Boulevard Suite 200 Maple Lawn, MD 20759 301.575.0368 ljurd@offitkurman.com ###