Case Conclusion Date:March 5, 2013
Practice Area:Criminal Defense
Outcome:Plead to reduced offense - avoided prison and jail
Description:A high profile carjacking case in which Rockind developed a theory that his client, a medically challenged man with a history of end-stage liver disease and diabetes, could not sleep due to hepatic failure, took too many Ambien and wandered out in the street and committed the offense. Ultimately, the prosecution offered Tell a plea bargain that allowed to avoid a prison or probationary sentence.