Hartford Asks Judge To Boot American Dairy Attorney

Law360, New York (December 14, 2009, 2:53 PM EST) -- Hartford Casualty Insurance Co. has sought to oust counsel for a cheese substitute maker in a dispute over damage claims for vandalism to factory space, contending the Wilkins Drolshagen & Czeshinski LLP attorney previously represented the insurer for roughly a decade in similar coverage battles.

The insurer filed a motion on Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California seeking to disqualify attorney James H. Wilkins from representing American Dairy and Food Consulting Laboratories Inc. in the suit.

The lawsuit concerns about...
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