Former Abramoff associate resigns from law firm
Kevin Ring, former associate of convicted lobbyist Jack Abramoff Kevin Ring, a former associate of convicted lobbyist Jack Abramoff, abruptly resigned from the Barnes & Thornburg firm last Friday.

Ring worked with Abramoff at the Greenberg Traurig firm. After the scandal broke, he joined Barnes & Thornburg and represented some of the same clients -- including the Hopi Tribe of Arizona and the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians.

The Hopi Tribe dropped Ring after he refused to testify at a Senate Indian Affairs Committee hearing in June 2005. He represented the Choctaws as recently as 2006, according to Senate records [Link].

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Lobbyist Linked to Abramoff Case Resigns From Barnes & Thornburg (AP 4/17)

Relevant Links:
Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians - http://www.choctaw.org

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