Carter Ledyard Malpractice Suit Tossed In Appeals Court
By Matthew Heller
Law360, New York (April 25, 2013, 6:40 PM EDT) -- A New York appeals court on Thursday affirmed the dismissal of a suit alleging Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP botched a whistleblower case, finding a former employee of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. couldn't show he would have won the underlying case if not for the alleged negligence of Carter Ledyard.
According to the opinion, a trial judge did not err in tossing Angelo Meimeteas' malpractice claim, which arose out of allegations that Lehman abruptly fired him for objecting to colleagues' unethical business practices. He retained Carter...