Dewey Wants Bonus For Dodgers Bankruptcy Work

Law360, New York (November 14, 2012, 12:01 PM EST) -- Defunct Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP told a Delaware bankruptcy court Tuesday that it deserved a $500,000 fee enhancement for its "Herculean" work on the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team's bankruptcy as the law firm itself was collapsing.

Dewey, represented by its former attorneys who are now with Jones Day, argued it deserved the bonus on top of the $12.4 million it planned to request in its final fee application because its work met the "rare and exceptional" standard for fee enhancements.

After acknowledging the many others...
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