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By Beth Winegarner
Law360, San Francisco (July 11, 2014, 8:15 PM ET) -- The plan administrator for bankrupt Heller Ehrman LLP on Thursday appealed to the Ninth Circuit a California federal judge's refusal to allow the defunct law firm to claw back unfinished business profits from former partners representing its former clients at Jones Day, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP and other big-name firms.
Heller Ehrman is asking the Ninth Circuit to reverse U.S. District Court Judge Charles Breyer's June order, finding that the firm can't reclaim profits earned by its former partners representing its former clients at Davis...