Ex-McGuireWoods Clients Seek To Move Malpractice Suit

Law360, New York (June 10, 2011, 3:58 PM EDT) -- The former shareholders of closely held investment and natural resource business The Kay Co. LLC fought Thursday to return to West Virginia state court a multimillion-dollar malpractice suit against McGuireWoods LLP over a botched tax-shelter transaction.

Kay and 19 former shareholders maintain that the transfer of the case to the Southern District of West Virginia in May was improper because all the claims relating to McGuireWoods’ orchestration of a failed “Son of Boss” transaction were under state law and federal tax law has little bearing on...
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Case Title

Kay et al v. McGuireWoods LLP


Case Number

2:11-cv-00341

Court

West Virginia Southern

Nature of Suit

P.I.: Other

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Thomas E. Johnston

Date Filed

May 13, 2011

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