Howrey Creditors Want Atty DQ'd In Suit Against Ex-Partners

Law360, New York (December 10, 2012, 10:08 PM EST) -- A Howrey LLP creditors committee on Friday asked a bankruptcy judge to disqualify a lawyer, their former co-counsel, from bringing a class action against more than 300 of the defunct law firm's ex-partners.

The official committee of Howrey unsecured creditors said their former co-counsel, William McGrane and his firm McGrane LLP, should not be allowed to pursue claims against Howrey partners on behalf of unsecured creditor Howrey Claims in the bankruptcy court. McGrane, who was once a lawyer for the committee, sued 302 former Howrey partners in...
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