Atty's Loss In Suit Over Williams Wyckoff Split Upheld

Law360, New York (October 21, 2010, 6:13 PM EDT) -- A Washington state appeals court has affirmed that Williams Wyckoff & Ostrander PLLC did not tortiously interfere with the business of an axed name partner who opened a new practice in the same building as the workers' compensation firm.

The Washington Court of Appeals affirmed Tuesday a summary judgment ruling for Williams Wyckoff on claims of breach of fiduciary duty, tortious interference with business expectancy, unjust enrichment and violation of the Washington Consumer Protection Act.

According to the appeals court, attorney James Rolland failed to demonstrate...
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