Cadwalader Seeks $3.5M Bonus From Northwest

Law360, New York (August 2, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP has asked the court that oversaw Northwest Airlines Corp.'s reorganization to approve a $3.5 million bonus stemming from the firm's handling of the bankruptcy, which would push the total price tag for Cadwalader's services to Northwest past the $40 million mark.

Cadwalader filed a fee application Monday with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, asking Judge Allan L. Gropper to sign off on a $3.5 million “fee enhancement,” an amount roughly equivalent to 10% of the...
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