Herrick, Cozen, Blank Rome Suits Merged In Building Row

Law360, New York (July 25, 2013, 6:01 PM ET) -- A New York state judge on Thursday consolidated a legal malpractice suit targeting Cozen O'Connor and Blank Rome LLP over a failed condo tower and deadly crane collapse in NYC with a similar case against Herrick Feinstein LLP, saying the suits share several commonalities.

Cozen O'Connor and Blank Rome had opposed consolidation since the parties in the suits are different — their action was filed by the building's developer and the suit against Herrick was filed by a short-term lender. But Judge Carol R. Edmead said...
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