The Dewey Trial Report: Week One

Law360, New York (May 29, 2015, 7:25 PM EDT) -- Following years of anticipation, the criminal trial of former executives of failed law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP wrapped up its first week in New York state court, with tales of greedy partners, dueling narratives over the firm's downfall and literal finger-pointing.

During the first short week of the trial of former Dewey Chairman Steven Davis, Executive Director Stephen DiCarmine and Chief Financial Officer Joel Sanders, the clearest picture yet began to emerge of how the defendants intend to rebuff prosecutors' accusations that they orchestrated tens of millions of dollars' worth of fraudulent accounting entries that made the firm appear healthier...

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