Tower Judge Asked To Nix $78K In Akin Gump Fees

Law360, New York (November 5, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- The U.S. trustee overseeing Tower Automotive Inc.'s Chapter 11 proceedings is asking the court to pare down Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP's fees by $77,788, arguing the firm's work for an ad hoc bondholders committee in the bankruptcy's early stages doesn't entitle it to payment from the estate.

U.S. Trustee Diana G. Adams filed her objection with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York on Friday.

Adam's objection takes issue with fees Akin Gump is charging in connection with its...
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