BRADENTON, Fla. — Lawyers for ousted Birmingham, Ala., Mayor Larry Langford say the former Jefferson County commissioner who spearheaded the ill-fated refinancing of the county’s $3.2 billion of sewer debt will appeal his conviction on 60 federal charges.

Langford, whose request for a new trial was denied last week, will appeal after he is sentenced March 5, said his attorneys, Glennon Threatt and Michael Rasmussen.

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