Stanley Chesley Disbarred over Excessive Fees in 2001 Fen-Phen Settlement

, The Litigation Daily


Plaintiffs attorney Stanley Chesley has been disbarred from practicing law in Kentucky, and the move may crimp his ability to practice in Ohio, where his firm is based. The Kentucky Supreme Court's March 21 disbarment order capped an investigation that followed complaints that plaintiffs only received $46 million of a $200 million settlement for which Chesley was lead negotiator.

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