Jackson Walker Can Try To Ax Overbilling Claims, Judge Says

Law360, Dallas (May 17, 2013, 2:51 PM EDT) -- Jackson Walker LLP will get a chance in Texas court to dump a former client's claims that it grossly overbilled real estate developer Ashton Grove LC, before a related Oklahoma malpractice case is resolved, a state judge ruled Friday.

Dallas County District Judge Phyllis Lister Brown on Friday held there is no need to stay the Texas litigation, in which Jackson Walker is set to seek a summary judgment dismissal of the counterclaims May 28, while Ashton Grove is pursuing parallel malpractice claims against the firm...
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