Ky. Bar Probes Atty Over $20M Fen-Phen Fees

Law360, New York (August 23, 2010, 4:37 PM EDT) -- A Cincinnati-based class action lawyer who was allegedly paid approximately $20 million in fees for his role in a settlement of litigation related to the diet drug fen-phen is reportedly under investigation by the Kentucky Bar Association.

Stan Chesley is the subject of two separate confidential probes by the association, one over the $200 million settlement for Kentucky residents who allegedly suffered adverse effects after taking fen-phen and the second related to an $84 million settlement for people abused by priests in the diocese of Covington,...
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