Dewey Trust Demands Docs From DLA Piper, Winston, Others

Law360, Los Angeles (July 26, 2013, 9:49 PM EDT) -- The trust charged with winding down Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP’s estate demanded Friday in New York bankruptcy court that DLA Piper, Winston & Strawn LLP and others produce documents detailing alleged payments related to matters that originated at Dewey and were handled by its ex-partners.

The Dewey & LeBoeuf Liquidation Trust said it needed information related to estate asset values in legal matters in which other law firms represented ex-Dewey clients. The trust added that, if necessary, it would ask custodians of the firms or the...
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