The Dewey Trial Report: Feuds, Finger-Pointing And F-Bombs

Law360, New York (June 26, 2015, 6:37 PM EDT) -- Jurors got an earful in Week 5 of the fraud trial of Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP's former top leaders, hearing about profanity-laced tirades by rainmaker partners and a heated closed-door meeting where Chairman Steven Davis exploded in anger at those who questioned his leadership of the tottering megafirm.

Nary a curse word was left unsaid during the fifth week of the Manhattan district attorney's fraud and larceny case against Davis, former Dewey Executive Director Stephen DiCarmine and former Chief Financial Officer Joel Sanders. Prosecutors have charged the trio with using accounting gimmicks to dupe lenders and investors into giving Dewey a...

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