Resort Founder Again Targets Atty With Malpractice Claims

Law360, New York (March 28, 2012, 12:20 PM EDT) -- A co-founder of private resort Yellowstone Club asked a Montana bankruptcy judge on Tuesday for permission to sue his former attorney after a federal trial court judge said the bankruptcy court must first give its blessing to the malpractice complaint.

Yellowstone Club co-founder Timothy Blixseth asked for U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Ralph B. Kirscher's approval to refile the lawsuit, which alleges that Stephen Brown of Garlington Lohn & Robinson PLLP betrayed attorney-client privilege in helping creditors pin the private resort’s bankruptcy on Blixseth.

On March 5, U.S....
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