Ex-Dewey Atty Tells Of Curse-Filled Backlash Against Davis

Law360, New York (June 23, 2015, 7:51 PM EDT) -- The trial of the former top executives of Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP took a turn for the profane Tuesday, as a former Dewey partner spoke about expletive-filled tirades against former Dewey Chairman Steven Davis after he was reappointed to lead Dewey predecessor firm LeBoeuf Lamb Greene & MacRae LLP.

Former Dewey & LeBoeuf partner John Schwolsky's emails and testimony revealed a power struggle at LeBoeuf Lamb that included former Chairman Steven Davis, above, several months before it merged with Dewey Ballantine LLP in October 2007. (Credit: Law360) The jury heard testimony for most of the day from John Schwolsky, who led...

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