This email with the subject "COMPENSATION FROM BARRISTER HA..." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 23 Jun 2008 02:42:17 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Barrister happiness Paul <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Compliment of the season. How are you doing? Hope you have not forgotten me, I am Barrister happiness Paul, the Lawyer from Benin who contacted you some time ago to assist me secure the release of my late client funds to your account. Though you were not able to assist me conclude the transaction, I'm happy to inform you about my success in getting those funds transferred under the assistance and cooperation of a new partner from Brazil. Presently I am in London, United Kingdom for investment projects with my share of the total sum. Meanwhile, I didn't forget your past efforts and attempts to assist me in transferring those funds, I made sure you are not left out the benefit of the transaction hence I kept aside for you sum of 1,200.000.00(ONE MILLION TWO THOUSAND US DOLLARS) Draft. I and my new partner agreed to compensate you with that amount for all your past efforts and attempt to assist me in this matter. I appreciated your efforts at that time very much, so feel free and get in touch with my learned friend Barrister Michael Conli and instruct him on how to send the Bank draft to you. Please do let me know immediately you receive the Draft so that we can share the joy together after all the sufferings at that time. At the moment, I, m very busy here in London because of the investment projects which myself and my partners are having at hand. Finally, remember that I had left instruction with my Learned friend so, as soon as you contact him, he will send the Draft to you. Pls. feel free to get in touch with MY LEARNED FRIEND NOW. Below is the contact of my learned friend: BARRISTER MICHAEL CONLI Tel. No.: +229 97 05 10 43. E-mail: email@example.com With Best Regards, Barrister happiness Paul