Alex Murdaugh had a really weird 2021.
The scion of a robust South Carolina authorized household, Murdaugh found his spouse and son murdered in June. That case stays unsolved. Three months later, Murdaugh referred to as authorities after getting shot within the head whereas altering a blown out tire. Then it got here out that Murdaugh’s attacker could be a hitman employed by Murdaugh himself — although the hitman claims he by no means pulled the set off. Then the household agency introduced that Murdaugh had embezzled from his companions. Then he obtained arrested in reference to one other dying, particularly for taking cash from the settlement supposed for the household of his housekeeper who died in a fall at Murdaugh’s home in 2018. So as to add to the online, his murdered son confronted boating underneath the affect prices associated to the dying of a lady in 2019.
Now the Day by day Information studies that the household agency, based by Murdaugh’s grandfather in 1910, is shutting down… a minimum of in its historic type.
At the very least seven legal professionals at Peters Murdaugh Parker Eltzroth and Detrick (PMPED), together with Murdaugh’s brother, Randolph IV, have filed paperwork with the South Carolina Secretary of State’s Workplace to register new companies, in accordance with FITS Information. All seven have filed with the identical tackle because the PMPED places of work, however it’s unclear how the brand new companies will perform.
What’s left of the legacy agency will now go by The Parker Legislation Group, LLP.
Positively need that “LL” in there after what they’ve been by way of. As they are saying, it stands for “Girls Love Restricted Legal responsibility.”
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