Texas Firm Faces Fraud, Malpractice Claims Over Hotel Deal

Law360, Dallas (November 8, 2012, 7:55 PM EST) -- A Dallas law firm was hit Wednesday with allegations of fraud and malpractice in Texas state court for its role in advising on the sale of two Holiday Inn hotels, as investors angry about the deal claim the firm failed to perform appropriate due diligence and prepared faulty contracts.

Hiersche Hayward Drakeley & Urbach PC and firm partner James S. Patterson are two of the seven defendants named in a suit brought by investors Devinder Singh and Atul Nanda, who want to rescind purchase agreements for...
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