Dewey Ch. 11 Was Like Hitchcock's 'The Birds,' Atty Says

Law360, New York (May 16, 2013, 6:56 PM EDT) -- When Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP went down in flames less than a year ago, a consensual Chapter 11 plan seemed unthinkable — but some “brutal” work toward pacifying livid partners resulted in the relatively quick conclusion of the most infamous law firm bankruptcy in history, attorneys said Thursday.

Al Togut of Togut Segal & Segal LLP, who represented Dewey in New York bankruptcy court, gave attorneys some insight to the Dewey Chapter 11 process during a panel discussion on law firm bankruptcies Thursday. He said the...
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