Howrey Trustee Targets Haynes, Hunton In Latest Suits

Law360, New York (April 8, 2013, 1:30 PM EDT) -- Howrey LLP’s liquidation trustee on Friday sued seven more law firms that hired the defunct firm’s partners, including Hunton & Williams LLP and Haynes and Boone LLP, in an effort to collect profits they made from former Howrey client matters.

Allan B. Diamond of Diamond McCarthy LLP recently launched his campaign against onetime partners and the firms for which they left Howrey, claiming the profits they obtained from completing client matters that began at Howrey belong to the firm’s estate.

Friday’s batch of suits targets Hunton,...
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