Legal Fees Top $10M In Catholic Sex Abuse Case

Law360, New York (July 25, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Attorneys' fees have topped $10 million and are still mounting as attorneys and professionals who worked on the scandal-saddled Catholic Diocese of Spokane submit their requests for fees.

The lion's share of the fees—$3.7 million—will go to Paine Hamblen LLP if the eastern Washington district court approves the firm's Friday application.

Also seeking large sums were Gordon Murray Tilden LLP, Pachulski StangZiehl Young Jones & Weintraub LLP, Bush Strout & Kornfeld, Esposito George & Campbell PLLC, and numerous others, including attorneys, accountants, real estate brokers and...
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