Donziger Takes Aim At Key Chevron Witness In $19B Trial

Law360, New York (October 24, 2013, 7:27 PM ET) -- Attorney Steven Donziger on Thursday mounted an effort to undermine the credibility of a pivotal witness in Chevron Corp.’s New York racketeering suit over a $19 billion pollution judgment, seeking to paint an ex-judge who says he took bribes from Donziger as corrupt and bought by Chevron.

In his second day of testimony, former Ecuadorean judge Alberto Guerra faced a series of pointed questions on cross-examination from Donziger’s counsel regarding the compensation he receives from the oil giant — including payment of his attorney's fees, a...
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