The chief financial officer of ‘s law firm said the disgraced legal scion was gifted in the ‘art of bull****’ and able to manipulate people.
Jeanne Seckinger told jurors in his double-murder trial Tuesday she confronted Murdaugh, 54, over $792,000 in stolen fees on the day Maggie, Lawyer istanbul 52, and Paul, 22, Lawyer istanbul were killed.
She said Murdaugh was attempting to ‘hide assets’ in Maggie’s account to shield money from the lawsuit he was facing over a fatal boat crash in which Paul was driving under the influence.
Seckinger, who has known Murdaugh since high school, Lawyer istanbul said he was equipped with ‘the gift of the gab’ – making him a successful personal injury lawyer – but that he also deployed this skill to mastermind massive fraud against his firm.
‘I think Alec was a successful lawyer more from his ability to establish a relationship and to manipulate people into settlements,’ she told jurors.’He did it through the art of bull**** basically.’