Desperate to keep his law firm and extravagant life going, Marc Dreier turns to his client -- the affluent and demanding real estate developer Sheldon Solow -- for help. The problem? Dreier's client doesn't know he's helping out ... and it's all illegal.
Marc Dreier seems to have it all -- from expensive homes to artwork in the millions, but for Dreier, living the high-life serves a higher purpose.
Attorney Marc Dreier's Scams are catching up with him as suspicious lenders start asking questions. And suddenly, this man at the top of his game finds himself scrambling to salvage his scams.
In order to keep up his charade as a big time successful attorney, Marc Dreier has only days to come up with $40 million to cover his scheming tracks. Having exhausted other possibilities, he takes the rash step of pretending to be someone else so he can steal even more money.
While under house arrest, confessed investment fraud criminal Marc Dreier meets with his attorneys to discuss their strategies for the sentencing ... but they don't quite see eye-to-eye on the matter.
While awaiting his sentencing, Dreier presents his arguments to his attorneys ... but can they convince the judge to give a lenient sentence for these multi-million dollar crimes?
With his back against the wall, Dreier knows his scheming days may be coming to an end. But then, a well-timed business trip makes him wonder if he can literally escape it all.
At what point can someone call themselves a success? Marc Dreier was a reputable attorney -- but for him, that wasn't enough. Determined to live large, he starts a big firm that brings him to the top, before it all comes crashing down.