McGlinchey Defuses $10M Suit Over Bomb Range Development

Law360, New York (January 24, 2012, 2:24 PM EST) -- A Louisiana federal judge on Monday nixed a $10 million suit accusing McGlinchey Stafford PLLC of malpractice, negligence and securities fraud for failing to ensure the completion of an environmental assessment on a proposed residential development that turned out to be located on a World War II-era bombing range.

McGlinchey, hired as bond counsel for the real estate development group behind the proposal, had no duty to perform environmental due diligence and did not violate rules of professional conduct for attorneys, U.S. District Judge Kurt D....
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