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NY Attorney Changes Plea in Ponzi, Auto Insurance Fraud Scheme

September 19, 2023

A disbarred New York attorney has changed his plea to guilty in connection with an $19 million Ponzi scheme and a $30 million auto insurance fraud.

Robert Wisnicki, 44, of Forest Hills, pleaded to guilty to conspiracy to commit wire fraud and money laundering, both of which could result in a sentence of five years in prison. He was one of 13 people, including doctors and a police officer, charged in 2022 in the long-running fraud scheme.

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