Ex-Shor Levin Atty Ends Suit Over Referral Fee

Law360, Philadelphia (April 18, 2013, 2:09 PM EDT) -- A former shareholder with Shor & Levin PC on Tuesday resolved his suit against his onetime partners alleging they failed to pay him his agreed-upon share of a $1 million referral fee for a settled personal injury case against Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

Joseph DeRita, an attorney who worked with the Philadelphia-area firm when it operated under the name Shor Levin & DeRita PC, had claimed his former partners’ refusal to pay him more than $300,000 for referring the case — Peterman v. Walmart — to Anapol...
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