Former Frederick Attorney Faces a Maximum of 23 years

By Tom Costello of Costello Law Group Former Frederick attorney, Richard A. Brennan, is now facing jail time after pleading guilty to mail fraud and tax charges. Brennan first opened his practice in 2006 with the main focus of providing clients with debt-settlement services. Brennan allegedly misappropriated clients’ funds intended to pay off […]

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Representing Clients In Baltimore And Nationwide Home Blog Frederick man Sentenced after 24 counts of Wire Fraud and Money Laundering

By Tom Costello of Costello Law Group  Former financial advisor, Travis Wetzel, was sentenced to 3 ½ years in prison, three years of supervised release, and ordered to pay $1.2 million in restitution to a former client. Wetzel was first charged in May of last year with 24 counts of wire fraud and […]

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Frederick Advisor Steals $1.2 Million Through Wire Transfers

By Tom Costello of Costello Law Group Travis Wetzel, an advisor from Frederick, Maryland was indicted on wire fraud charges last month. Wetzel was the branch operations manager at Research Financial Strategy, an advisory firm located in Rockville, Maryland. Wetzel allegedly embezzled $1,282,224 from a clients of the firm. On May 9, 2014, […]

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