Ex-Dewey Partner Settles Loan Dispute With Citibank

Law360, New York (May 10, 2013, 6:50 PM EDT) -- A former Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP attorney and Citibank NA on Wednesday resolved their dispute over a loan the ex-partner used to fund his capital contribution to the now-defunct firm that he claimed was issued fraudulently.

In a one-paragraph order, U.S. District Judge Louis L. Stanton dismissed the lawsuit with prejudice, ending a dispute that began when Citibank sued Steven Otillar, who now works for Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, and his wife, Laura, last year after they allegedly refused to make payments on...
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Case Information

Case Title

Citibank, N.A. v. Otillar et al

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Negotiable Instrument


Louis L. Stanton

Date Filed

June 29, 2012

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