Hushpuppi Hires Top-Rated Criminal Defence Lawyer As Defence Counsel
Ramon Abass known as Hushpuppi on social media hired Shapiro after Chicago lawyer Gal Pissetzky and California-based criminal defence lawyer Vicki Podberesky, withdrew their services as his attorneys. The duo had accused the former Instagram celebrity of refusing to communicate to them.
Their withdrawal from the case was granted by a Judge on February 22, and a request seeking the approval of Mr Shapiro as Hushpuppi’s new defence counsel was granted on February 25.
Mr. Shapiro worked at several agencies including Legal Aid Society’s Immigration Detainee Unit and clerked for the federal public defenders office in Los Angeles. Mr Shapiro, a certified criminal law specialist by the State Bar of California, serves as a Criminal Justice Act Federal Trial Panel attorney for the Central District of California.https://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js