La. Co-Counsel Sue Fla. Firm Over Unpaid Oil Spill MDL Fees

Law360, Miami (January 3, 2014, 5:05 PM EST) -- Two Louisiana law firms sued The Downs Law Group PA in Florida state court last week, saying the Miami firm attempted to deprive them of earnings for work on multidistrict litigation related to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010.

Sterbcow Law Group LLC and Melancon Rimes LLC claim in the Dec. 27 suit that Downs Law Group and individual defendants Craig T. Downs, Jeremy Friedman and Daniel Perez breached an attorney participation agreement reached for joint representation of clients related to the MDL over the...
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