Former Heller Practice Auctions Itself To Survive

Law360, New York (October 20, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- When it became clear in late September that Heller Ehrman LP would disappear, a month-long scramble ensued for a team of attorneys in Madison, Wis., mostly composed of intellectual property lawyers, who needed a new home for their multimillion-dollar client roster and fast.

“We were working under some real time constraints,” former Heller partner David Harth said Monday. “We have 25 people in this office who need to get a paycheck. We couldn't go through serial interviews — it would have taken too long.”

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