Plaintiffs' Lawyers In Odometer Case Seek $9.5M

Law360, New York (September 10, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The plaintiffs' lawyers are seeking $9.5 million in fees for litigating a class action against Honda Motor Company Ltd. that ended in a $115 million settlement for car owners with allegedly faulty odometers.

In court documents filed Thursday with the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, lead attorney James A. Holmes and three colleagues said they collectively devoted over 12,000 hours to the case. They are in line to collect nearly $800 an hour if the full $9.5 million is approved by the...
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