Bracewell Pushes For Arbitration In $13M Malpractice Suit

Law360, Philadelphia (November 6, 2013, 7:22 PM EST) -- Bracewell & Giuliani LLP told a Pennsylvania federal judge Wednesday that a dispute over whether a husband and wife pursuing a $12.5 million malpractice claim against the firm could both be considered bona fide clients did not block the case from being sent to arbitration.

Bracewell's attorney Steven Schneebaum of Fox Rothschild LLP told U.S. District Judge Joel Slomsky during oral arguments that the malpractice claims were eligible for arbitration under the express terms of an engagement letter plaintiff Craig Sanford signed with the firm, and...
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