In-House Affair Forced Out 2 Edwards Wildman Attys: Suit

Law360, Wilmington (January 13, 2012, 6:15 PM EST) -- Two former partners at Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP sued the firm in Delaware state court on Friday, alleging they were forced out and denied compensation due to a managing partner’s affair with the wife of one of the plaintiffs.

In a suit filed in Delaware Chancery Court, Lawrence Cohen and Jay Rosenbaum claim they were increasingly marginalized at the firm, despite superlative work, and eventually left with no choice but to resign as managing partner Walter G.D. Reed pursued an affair with Cohen’s wife, Edwards Wildman...
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