Chiesa Shahinian Loses Atty Fees Challenge Over Standing

Law360 (March 2, 2018, 5:18 PM EST) -- A New Jersey appeals court on Friday denied Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC's bid to challenge a counsel fees award in a state court action related to a hospital's bills that was initiated by its predecessor, Wolff & Samson PC, amid lingering questions as to whether the successor firm has standing.

Since Chiesa Shahinian did not file a motion for leave to intervene — which would have allowed the standing issue to be decided — a two-judge state appellate panel dismissed the firm's appeal of a...
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