Greenberg Can't Escape $4M Malpractice Suit

Law360, New York (February 6, 2012, 8:54 PM EST) -- A New York state judge on Friday refused to toss the legal malpractice claim in a $4 million suit alleging Greenberg Traurig LLP overcharged a former client for legal services and then improperly dropped his representation in shareholder derivative litigation, though he did a trim a contract claim from the case.

Judge Melvin L. Schweitzer granted in part the firm's motion to dismiss, agreeing with the argument that former client Philip Notaro Jr.'s contract claims were unenforceable because they rested on alleged promises that were never...
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