Trustee Asks Judge To Hold Attorney Fees In Delta Case

Law360, New York (March 27, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- Attorneys, accountants and advisers in the Delta Airlines bankruptcy won’t be receiving a paycheck anytime soon, if the U.S. Trustee involved in the proceedings has her way.

U.S. Trustee Dierdre Martini has asked the judge in the case to hold back part of the $41.2 million in payments for work on the early stages of the case until some professionals provide more information about their fees.

The Trustee said she intended to question several firms involved in the case, including general counsel Davis Polk & Wardwell,...
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