Dewey files Chapter 11 bankruptcy plan, seeks late-February approval

Plan aims to repay a portion of more than $600 million in total debt while liquidating what's left of the law firm

, The Am Law Daily


Six months after seeking bankruptcy protection amid the largest law firm collapse in U.S. history, Dewey & LeBoeuf has finalized a plan designed to repay creditors a portion of more than $600 million in total debt while liquidating the remnants of what was until earlier this year a 1,300-lawyer enterprise.

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