Midland Attorney Suspended After Pleading Guilty to Fraud Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

The State Bar has come down on a Midland attorney.

43-year-old Patrick Cordero pled guilty to aiding and abetting wire fraud.

He has been placed on probation for five years.

He'll be confined to his home and have to wear an electronic monitoring device.

Cordero must also complete 300 hours of community service.

He'll get hit in his wallet too.

Cordero must pay a $10,000 fine and more than $170,000 in restitution.