Heller Ehrman Settles $1M Fee Dispute With Ex-Client

Law360, New York (September 17, 2012, 10:03 PM EDT) -- Bankrupt law firm Heller Ehrman LLP on Monday settled a $1.2 million dispute with former client landfill operator Gregory Canyon Ltd. and its subsidiary Servcon-San Marcos Inc. over fees related to a landfill project.

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Dennis Montali signed off on the deal, in which Gregory Canyon agreed to pay the bankrupt law firm $775,000 for legal services Heller Ehrman provided the company between 1991 and 1999.

The law firm sued Gregory Canyon in December 2010, initially requesting payment of more than $4 million in...
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