Vegas TV Lawyer Faces Misconduct Claims In Gulf Spill MDL

Law360, New York (September 17, 2013, 3:28 PM EDT) -- A Las Vegas personal injury lawyer well known for his television commercials has been cited for misconduct by the judge overseeing the Deepwater Horizon oil spill multidistrict litigation and asked the court Monday for extra time to explain why he shouldn't be prevented from representing claimants.

Glen Lerner of AndryLerner LLC is one of four lawyers that court-appointed special master Louis J. Freeh recommended disqualifying from the case after finding that Lerner and his partner Jon Andry paid claims administration office attorneys more than $40,000 to...
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