Real Estate Investors Object To LandAmerica Fees

Law360, New York (August 19, 2009, 7:03 PM EDT) -- More than two dozen real estate investors who are creditors of bankrupt LandAmerica Financial Group Inc. have objected to $3.8 million in fee requests from law firms — including McGuireWoods LLP, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP and Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP — saying the amount should be cut by as much as 75 percent.

The investors filed similarly worded objections starting Monday in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia contending that the requested fees are too high and are...
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