Seeger Weiss Gets $52M Of $85M NFL Concussion Suit Fees

By Rick Archer (May 24, 2018, 8:20 PM EDT) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge distributed more than $85 million in fees to the class attorneys in the NFL concussion suit Wednesday, including a nearly $52 million share for co-lead class counsel Seeger Weiss LLP.

Close to two dozen firms and individuals and an objector group received fees from the funds but the lion's share went to Seeger Weiss, which Judge Anita Brody said had put in the lion's share of the work and taken  the lion's share of the risk.

"Attorneys from six firms were appointed to be class counsel in this litigation. The collective hours of all five remaining firms...

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