Pa. Judiciary Announces $4M Settlement In Courthouse Row

Law360, Philadelphia (December 4, 2012, 8:03 PM EST) -- The Philadelphia judiciary has reached a $4 million settlement with Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP in its legal malpractice battle over a $200 million courthouse project, Pennsylvania Supreme Court Chief Justice Ronald Castille announced Tuesday at the Philadelphia Bar Association’s annual meeting.

Castille revealed the settlement over the development of a new building for the city’s family court as part of his remarks for receiving the bar’s Justice William J. Brennan Jr. Distinguished Jurist Award.

The First Judicial District had accused Obermayer Rebmann and the...
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