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Ex-Dickstein Shapiro Partners Sue Blank Rome Over $4M

Law360 (September 12, 2018, 9:36 PM EDT) -- Former Dickstein Shapiro LLP partners accused Blank Rome LLP in California state court Wednesday of defining its move to scoop more than 100 attorneys from the now-defunct Dickstein as an asset sale, rather than a merger, in an attempt to "play cute" and avoid paying them $4 million.

In February 2016, Dickstein Shapiro announced it had struck a deal to move numerous Washington, D.C., and New York attorneys and staff to Blank Rome, after months of lawyer departures and buzz of failed merger talks with other...
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