Proskauer Faces Malpractice Suit From Ex-Ascent Exec

Law360, New York (January 7, 2011, 4:26 PM EST) -- Proskauer Rose LLP has been hit with a legal malpractice suit by former Ascent Media Group LLC executive William Frazee alleging the firm had failed to inform him of attorneys' fees liabilities while jointly representing him and his employer.

Filed Tuesday in Superior Court of California for the County of Los Angeles, the complaint alleges that Proskauer was negligent by representing Frazee along with Ascent in a lawsuit and arbitration proceeding when there was a serious conflict of interest between the parties.

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