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Maximus DeFalcon is the cities current prince. He is an ancilla Gangrel that served under the cities previous prince, Cylus Busheri, as Senechal. After Busheri’s disappearance DeFalcon claimed Praxis and established contro using a few Gangrel loyalists.
DeFalcon is extremely wealthy and controls his family company DeFalcon Industries. Much of his ability to maintain control over the city lay in his considerable assets.