Arkin Appeals After Judge Restricts Access To Ex-Firm Funds

Law360, New York (December 6, 2012, 3:00 PM EST) -- Noted New York City litigator Stanley S. Arkin on Wednesday appealed a judge's decision banning him from tapping into the coffers of the dissolving white collar boutique Arkin Kaplan Rice LLP without the consent of Howard Kaplan or Michelle Rice, ex-colleagues Arkin is suing over the dissolution.

Arkin filed a notice of appeal after Manhattan Supreme Court Judge O. Peter Sherwood required signatures "from each side" before money from AKR can be accessed.

Judge Sherwood also ordered Arkin to return more than $513,000 to the dissolving...
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