The Associated Press
He is the former attorney for the Independent Artists of America, a union which represented about 80 ABT dancers and stagehands.
The prosecutor says Leibowitz wrote union checks to himself, his law firm, and his former wife.
Courthouse News Service
Leibowitz, 72, of Highland Beach, Fla., agreed to forfeit "the proceeds of his crime" and pay $76,071 in restitution, the U.S. Attorney's Office said in announcing the guilty plea.
Leibowitz represented the Independent Artists of America, a union of about 80 dancers and stagehands at Lincoln Center's American Ballet Theatre. Union members paid a total of about $80,000 a year in dues, and Leibowitz controlled the account.