Timber Co. Revives Debevoise Malpractice Claims

Law360, New York (June 19, 2013, 7:53 PM EDT) -- Green forestry company Candlewood Timber Group LLC on Monday revived legal malpractice claims accusing Debevoise & Plimpton LLC of allowing false testimony in a fee suit it launched against Candlewood after the company claimed the firm botched its contract fight with Pan American Energy LLC.

Candlewood says the firm hid that it had a conflict of interest in the Pan American litigation and also submitted false testimony in its fee suit, which seeks $6 million that Candlewood has said Debevoise isn't entitled to because it allegedly...
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