Law Firm Appeals Work Product Discovery Ruling

Law360, New York (July 14, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Citing attorney-client privilege, Adams & Reese LLP has appealed a court order compelling the firm to turn over documentation of communications between its attorneys and in-house counsel discussing potential client conflicts in a bankruptcy case.

Adams & Reese filed its notice of appeal on Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

The appeal seeks the U.S. Court of Appeal for the Fifth Circuit’s ruling on its claim that a magistrate erred in ordering A&R to turn over certain documents in which...
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