Hushpuppi Hires Former Government Lawyer To Defend Him During His Court Trial
Ramon Abass, popularly known as Hushpuppi has hired Louis Shapiro, a very sought after criminal defence lawyer, to represent him in his trial, with charges for fraud and money laundering.
Shapiro Is a certified criminal law specialist by the State Bar of California, who serves as a Criminal Justice Act Federal Trial Panel attorney for the Central District of California.
Hushpuppi hiring Shapiro, is coming after his previous lawyers Gal Pissetzky and Vicki Podberesky, withdrew their services as his attorneys, because he allegedly has been refusing to communicate with them.
After they withdrew from the case on February 22, 2021, Mr Shapiro was granted approval to be Hushpuppi’s new defence counsel on February 25, 2021.