Coudert Client Matters Are Assets of Bankrupt Firm, Court Decides

, New York Law Journal


Granting partial summary judgment for the administrator for Coudert's estate against Akin Gump; Arent Fox; Dorsey & Whitney; Dechert and six other firms that hired former Coudert attorneys, Southern District Judge Colleen McMahon said the pending but incomplete client matters were "assets" the former Coudert partners have a duty to account for.

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