Blackwater's $30M Suit Against Wiley Rein Dismissed

Law360, New York (May 29, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Wiley Rein LLP has convinced a D.C. Superior Court judge to toss out a $30 million malpractice suit in which Blackwater Security Consulting LLC accused the firm of botching a tort case stemming from the grisly deaths of four men working for Blackwater in Fallujah, Iraq, in 2004.

Tuesday, Judge Judith E. Retchin signed off on an order granting Wiley Rein's motion to dismiss the suit for failure to state a claim upon which relief can be granted, and held that Blackwater hadn't demonstrated a compensable...
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