Dewey Estate Reaches Unfinished-Business Settlement with Paul Hastings

, The Am Law Daily


Less than a week after winning approval of its liquidation plan, the bankrupt Dewey & LeBoeuf estate has struck a deal under which it will collect $575,000 from Paul Hastings for work that firm took on when it hired four former Dewey partners. Two of those attorneys, meanwhile, have agreed to repay the Dewey estate a combined total of $1 million as part of a larger partner settlement plan.

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