Lehman Bankruptcy Judge Picks Fees Committee

Law360, New York (May 13, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The judge overseeing the Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. Chapter 11 has reportedly chosen a committee to oversee the fees charged in the massive bankruptcy, putting off whether the $55 million charged by Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP will be approved.

Weil Gotshal partner Harvey Miller, who's representing Lehman in the bankruptcy, asked for the committee in order to improve transparency in fee requests, Reuters News reported Wednesday.

An independent member will head the committee, which will consist of people appointed by the debtor, creditors and the...
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