The Lawyer Whose Clients Didn't Exist

A well-known attorney helped land a $2 billion settlement for Gulf Coast seafood-industry workers. But who was he really representing? Image above: Buras Boat Harbor, in Buras, Louisiana In 2010, Dung Nguyen, a 39-year-old Vietnamese fisherman living in Dickinson, Texas, decided to take his boat out early in the season.

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