11th Circ. Weighs How To Split Fee Award Among 3 Firms

Law360, Miami (April 11, 2013, 6:53 PM EDT) -- An Eleventh Circuit panel on Thursday weighed how to divvy up attorneys' fees from a $12 million award for a Miami condominium association whose attorney was associated with three different firms over the course of the association's dispute with its insurer.

John Mariani of Shutts & Bowen LLP, who represents the receiver for now-defunct Katzman Garfinkel & Rosenbaum, argued before the appeals court panel that the district court erred in awarding the lion's share of the fees to Rosenbaum Mollengarden Janssen & Siracusa PLLC, which handled...
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