Axed Partner Missed Revenue Mark: Edwards Angell

Law360, New York (July 22, 2009, 5:56 PM EDT) -- Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP is facing a lawsuit from a former partner who claims he was hired to expand the firm's corporate practice and then wrongfully terminated after failing to generate enough revenue for the firm.

A hearing on the firm's motion to dismiss is scheduled to take place Aug. 4.

Former partner Stephen R. Connoni filed suit in the New York County Supreme Court in April, claiming Edwards Angell breached its end of his employment contract when it laid him off without the...
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