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Former United States Attorney for Massachusetts Carmen Ortiz.  Jonathan Wiggs /GlobeStaff via Getty Images)

Whitey Bulger Prosecutor Joins Boston Law Firm

Whitey Bulger Prosecutor Joins Boston Law Firm

The federal prosecutor who once tried gangster Whitey Bulger is joining the Boston law firm Anderson & Kreiger, the firm announced on Tuesday. Carmen Ortiz, former U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, will specialize in white collar criminal defense in her new role. Outside of Bulger, Ortiz guided the federal prosecutions of the Boston Marathon bomber, as

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McDermott Hires Top Boston Finance Prosecutor

McDermott Will & Emery has added former top federal financial prosecutor Sarah E. Walters as a partner in the firm’s Boston office. Walters, who headed up the economic crimes unit for the U.S. Attorney’s office in Massachusetts from October 2013 until this past April, will head the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. She will specialize in