Heller Ehrman Goes After Wham-O For $2.3M In Fees

Law360, New York (September 6, 2011, 3:59 PM EDT) -- Bankrupt law firm Heller Ehrman LLP filed suit in California on Thursday claiming that toy-maker Wham-O Inc. breached a 2007 agreement by failing to cough up nearly $2.3 million in legal fees.

In addition to seeking the allegedly unpaid fees, Thursday's complaint asked the bankruptcy court to disallow a claim Wham-O filed in the Heller Ehrman's Chapter 11 case in 2009, alleging that the firm committed malpractice by withdrawing as counsel in pending litigation. The complaint targeted Wham-O, and also named Goodwin Procter LLP as an...
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