McDermott Bungled Will For Harrah's Heiress, Suit Says

Law360, Los Angeles (July 2, 2013, 6:58 PM EDT) -- McDermott Will & Emery LLP botched testamentary documents of the widow of the founder of Harrah's hotel and casino chain, depriving her mentally ill niece of the gift of a home upon her aunt's death, according to a malpractice suit filed Thursday in California state court.

The plaintiff, Kara Decker, is the niece of Verna R. Harrah, the widow of William F. Harrah, who was the founder of Harrah's Entertainment in Nevada during the 1930s. She claims she was deprived of the gift of a home...
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