Ex-Troutman Sanders Atty Escapes Malpractice Suit

Law360, New York (July 6, 2011, 10:50 PM EDT) -- A New York state judge dismissed a malpractice lawsuit Tuesday against former Troutman Sanders LLP attorney Leonard Grunstein, finding a former client's complaint detailing a scheme to steal interest in a nursing home network to be flawed and difficult to understand.

New York Supreme Court Judge Melvin L. Schweitzer dismissed the suit brought by one-time client Allen Bodner, who said Grunstein masterminded a scam with several defendants to have his interest in a lucrative health care and real estate transaction divested.

“The 61-page, 317-paragraph amended complaint...
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