Category Archives: Spotlight on Balch & Bingham

Matrix Meltdown: “Sloppy Joe” and “Jittery Jeff” Mud Wrestle in Florida

“Sloppy Joe” Perkins, the infamous founder of the obscure political consulting firm Matrix, and his once-protégé “Jittery Jeff” Pitts have made headlines again. The Guardian published an investigative report on the ugly he-said, he-said fighting between the two men of mythical fame. After a document dump landed in journalists’ laps, the two mud wrestlers smeared … Continue reading Matrix Meltdown: “Sloppy Joe” and “Jittery Jeff” Mud Wrestle in Florida

Bombshell Report: Was Judge Kallon Used, Abused, and Exploited by the Three Stooges?

Did Federal Judge Abdul K. Kallon agree to a secret deal to keep Alabama Power “unmentionable” during the North Birmingham Bribery Trial because of his past financial agreements and possible embarrassing personal behavior? After dropping a bomb by exposing the multi-million-dollar secret contracts between Alabama Power and “Sloppy Joe” Perkins, the investigative news site DonaldWatkins.com … Continue reading Bombshell Report: Was Judge Kallon Used, Abused, and Exploited by the Three Stooges?

Are the Three Stooges Next? “Shadow Investigation” and Targeting Opponents Rocks Capitol Hill and the NFL

The Washington Post broke the news this morning: Washington Commanders owner Daniel Snyder and members of his legal team conducted a “shadow investigation” and compiled a “dossier” targeting former team employees, their attorneys and journalists in an attempt to discredit his accusers and shift blame following allegations of widespread misconduct in the team’s workplace, according … Continue reading Are the Three Stooges Next? “Shadow Investigation” and Targeting Opponents Rocks Capitol Hill and the NFL

Update: Ex-CEO of Balch Client Pleads Guilty to “Filing False Claim”

Paul Daigle, the ex-CEO of Black Hall Aerospace, a former client of Balch & Bingham, has pled guilty to count 6 of his 9 count indictment, admitting to filing a false claim with the U.S. Department of Defense. Daigle is obligated to pay restitution of $52,968. The plea deal culminates a five-year odyssey for us, … Continue reading Update: Ex-CEO of Balch Client Pleads Guilty to “Filing False Claim”

Balch & Bingham Loses Tens of Millions for $242,000

Since 2017, how much has Balch lost in the aggregate? $26 million? $57 million? $100 million? or More? More than once, we have paused and asked ourselves, “Is Balch really this stupid?“ The autopsy of Balch partner William D. Lineberry appears to show that the alleged financial woes of Balch & Bingham may have impacted … Continue reading Balch & Bingham Loses Tens of Millions for $242,000

Autopsy Report: Balch Partner’s Suicide Tied to Alleged Financial Woes at Embattled Law Firm

Since 2017, where in the hell has Balch’s incompetent and silent leadership been? Lineberry deserved better. The autopsy report of Balch & Bingham partner William D. Lineberry, known as “Bo” to those close to him, is heartbreaking. According to the report, Lineberry’s wife told law enforcement that he was suffering depression and that they were … Continue reading Autopsy Report: Balch Partner’s Suicide Tied to Alleged Financial Woes at Embattled Law Firm

Balch Bleeds: Five Top Partners Bail on Embattled and Disgraced Law Firm

The hemorrhaging at Balch & Bingham has not stopped. One of the few Hispanic partners at Balch & Bingham, Derek Anchondo, lasted a little over a year before he headed out the emergency exit in Houston. Another Balch partner in Houston, Lloyd Lim, left in January after only 18 months to become a partner at … Continue reading Balch Bleeds: Five Top Partners Bail on Embattled and Disgraced Law Firm

Scorching Video! Matrix Meltdown Turns Into Inhumane and Monstrous Hell; Indictments Next?

Was “Sloppy Joe” Perkins involved in the Newsome Conspiracy Case? Yesterday, at high noon, we learned from a long time attorney that he and his family were allegedly attacked by “Sloppy Joe” Perkins, the founder of Matrix, the obscure political consulting firm. After two decades, Paul Hamrick, former Chief of Staff to Alabama Governor Donald … Continue reading Scorching Video! Matrix Meltdown Turns Into Inhumane and Monstrous Hell; Indictments Next?

$69.1 Million Wasted: Balch’s Alleged Sugar Daddy Bites Himself in the Rear

An incredible and explosive exposé of Southern Company, Alabama Power’s parent company and Balch & Bingham’s alleged Sugar Daddy, was published this morning by The Guardian, a major media outlet in the United Kingdom, based on an outstanding investigative report of the Energy and Policy Institute. The Guardian writes: Years after receiving multiple credible warnings … Continue reading $69.1 Million Wasted: Balch’s Alleged Sugar Daddy Bites Himself in the Rear

Feds Indict Ex-Balch Attorney for Possession of Kiddie Porn and Child Exploitation

We learned from two federal sources earlier this week that the U.S. Department of Justice was looking at alleged child pedophile and ex-Balch attorney Chase T. Espy. Espy was arrested last August by local law enforcement for online child solicitation. Yesterday, a federal indictment was unsealed. AL.com reports: The two-count indictment against 36-year-old Chase Tristian … Continue reading Feds Indict Ex-Balch Attorney for Possession of Kiddie Porn and Child Exploitation

Newsome Wins Stunning Victory for Mexican Farmer; Fraud, Negligence, and Elderly Abuse Exposed

The Mexican farmer has been made whole due to the exemplary and outstanding professional work of Burt Newsome. Balch & Bingham stooges allegedly tried to steal the lucrative attorney services of Newsome Law and defame sole-practitioner Burt Newsome almost a decade ago. Schuyler Allen Baker, Jr., former General Counsel for Balch, vowed to fight to … Continue reading Newsome Wins Stunning Victory for Mexican Farmer; Fraud, Negligence, and Elderly Abuse Exposed

Will Government-Made Millionaire Katie Britt “Shield and Protect” Alleged Corruption by the Three Stooges?

Tuesday night the anointed candidate for U.S. Senate of the Alabama establishment failed miserably and could not garner 50 percent of the vote to win the nomination outright. She now faces a stiff runoff election. The Three Stooges (Balch & Bingham, Alabama Power, and Drummond Company) are backing the anointed one: Katie Britt for U.S. … Continue reading Will Government-Made Millionaire Katie Britt “Shield and Protect” Alleged Corruption by the Three Stooges?

The Lion that Whimpered! Scrutiny of Alabama Power’s Million Dollar Pay-Thru Causes Panic and Website Shutdown

Millions given to a political action committee is not unusual but when 97 percent comes from one source, that becomes a problem. Alabama Power has another headache, another problem. The Energy and Policy Institute has published an insightful piece on the funneling and stacking of Alabama Power campaign contributions. The investigative report, we are told, … Continue reading The Lion that Whimpered! Scrutiny of Alabama Power’s Million Dollar Pay-Thru Causes Panic and Website Shutdown

Matrix Meltdown Goes Nuclear; Probes to Deepen Post-Election

The shocking yet unsubstantiated allegations against “Sloppy Joe” Perkins, the founder of the obscure political consulting firm Matrix, have rocked the Alabama business and political establishment. Will “Sloppy Joe,” who was paid millions by Alabama Power in secret contracts that didn’t even require an invoice, be fired or defended by Alabama Power’s CEO Mark A. … Continue reading Matrix Meltdown Goes Nuclear; Probes to Deepen Post-Election

Radio Silence from the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama

The radio silence does not confirm or negate anything. For almost two weeks, we have been seeking confirmation, denial or a “no comment” from the the public affairs officials at the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama. We were told to go through the office by a top official at … Continue reading Radio Silence from the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama