Lowis Fights To Keep Katten On Hook In Bank Malpractice Suit

Law360, New York (May 2, 2012, 3:38 PM EDT) -- Lowis & Gellen LLP on Tuesday urged an Illinois federal judge not to toss its third-party suit claiming Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP shared malpractice liability in a suit claiming Lowis negligently prepared loan information for now-defunct First Chicago Bank & Trust.

Katten was retained by First Chicago in 2009 connection to a failed loan the bank extended to IFC Credit Corp., which is at the heart of its malpractice suit against Lowis and one of its attorneys. Katten moved to dismiss Lowis' complaint in March, arguing...
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