Storm Wants $1M Fee Dispute Heard In Federal Court

Law360, New York (September 23, 2009, 2:05 PM EDT) -- Storm LLP, a firm allegedly stiffed by its client for more than $1 million in fees after winning a $72.6 million dollar malpractice verdict against Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP over patent litigation, has asked a federal court to step in and adjudicate the fee dispute.

In a motion for reconsideration filed Sept. 22 in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas, Storm said the federal court has proper jurisdiction over its fee dispute with Air Measurement Technologies Inc., which allegedly...
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