Blagojevich hires legendary Chicago defense attorney

Thursday, December 18, 2008

Ed Genson defended R. Kelly and Conrad Black, not to mention countless mobsters and disgraced pols.
Illinois Governor Rod Blogojevich has retained Chicago's best-known defense lawyer, Ed Genson. He has a career going back three decades that is studded with interactions of some of the city's most colorful characters. Chicago journalist Steve Rhodes profiled Genson for Chicago magazine.


Steve Rhodes


Nadia Zonis

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