LAURENS COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A Laurens County man was arrested Tuesday and charged for practicing law without a license.
South Carolina Law Enforcement Division said Michel V. Diago, 76, pretended to be a lawyer and handled a number of adoption and naturalization cases.
Diago received more than $81,000 over three years for those services, according to SLED.
Diago has been charged with practice of law without a license and breach of trust with fraudulent intent with a value of $10,000 or more.
He was booked into the Laurens County Detention Center.