Thelen Trustee Hits 6 More Ex-Partners With Clawbacks
By Kathryn Brenzel
Law360, New York (August 26, 2013, 4:28 PM EDT) -- Thelen LLP's trustee on Thursday hit six former equity partners with lawsuits alleging that they were overpaid before the firm dissolved, possibly signaling a wind-down of clawback actions filed in New York bankruptcy court that have already led to settlements with more than 130 attorneys.
The suits are the latest is a flurry of efforts to recoup some of the defunct firm's losses by taking aim at its former attorneys. Several of the partners, at least 139 to date, have settled claims with the firm's trustee,...