Latham Wins $1.7M For Fees In Malicious Prosecution Case

Law360 (February 20, 2018, 4:43 PM EST) -- Latham & Watkins won nearly $1.7 million in attorneys' fees, costs and interest after being represented by McKool Smith Hennigan PC in a long-running malicious prosecution action that went all the way to the California Supreme Court, with the judge finding the fees reasonable and the five-year appellate process "highly unusual."

The fees cover McKool Smith Hennigan's work representing Latham in a malicious prosecution action that accused the firm of improperly bringing a trade secrets case. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge William Fahey had tentatively granted the...
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