Ex-Greenberg Traurig tax chairman Gordon pleads guilty

December 15, 2008 Jay Ira Gordon, ex-chairman of Greenberg Traurig's tax practice pleaded guilty to defrauding the Internal Revenue Service and is cooperating with the government in a tax shelter prosecution.

Gordon resigned from the bar in 2006 after revelations he took kickbacks of more than $1.2 million for recommending tax shelters to wealthy clients.

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