Tower Attorneys Request $6.8M In Fees

Law360, New York (March 2, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- Three months of Chapter 11 proceedings could cost Tower Automotive up to $6.8 million, the total amount that the professionals working on the bankruptcy case have asked the judge to approve.

The attorneys representing Tower and its creditors committee have asked for court approval of their expenses for the three-month period that ended Jan. 31, which totaled $6.8 million.

Kirkland & Ellis, which represents Tower in the proceedings, has asked for $2,260,547. Foley & Lardner, the firm serving as Tower’s special labor negotiation counsel, is seeking...
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