Ex-Dewey Partner Files $7M Fraud Suit Against Firm Execs

Law360, New York (June 13, 2012, 8:35 PM EDT) -- A former Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP partner on Wednesday filed a $7 million suit against the bankrupt firm's former executive committee for allegedly misleading him about Dewey's financial condition when recruiting him in 2010, the first of what is expected to be many suits alleging fraud against the firm's leaders.

In a complaint filed in California state court, Henry Bunsow, former co-chair of Dewey's IP litigation group, said Chairman Steve Davis, Chief Financial Officer Joel Sanders, Chief Operations Officer Stephen DiCarmine and other members of Dewey's...
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