Dewey Brass Took High Road After Nasty Emails, Jurors Hear

Law360, New York (June 24, 2015, 7:23 PM EDT) -- Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP's former top leaders tried to take the high road after learning they had been bad-mouthed by rainmaker partners in a series of profane emails, according to witness testimony and evidence presented Wednesday in an accounting fraud trial stemming from the megafirm's demise.

Three former Dewey & LeBoeuf executives stand accused of helping the firm raise $150 million from bond investors and another $100 million from bank lenders while lying about the firm's ability to meet key financial benchmarks. (Credit: Getty) During a tense cross-examination, attorneys for former Dewey Chairman Steven Davis and former Executive Director Stephen DiCarmine...

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