Dewey & LeBoeuf Trustee Hits PR Firm With Clawback Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (April 17, 2014, 9:38 PM EDT) -- Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP's liquidating trustee filed an adversary proceeding in New York bankruptcy court on Thursday in an attempt to claw back payments to corporate communications consultant Sitrick Brincko Group LLC, arguing they were made while the debtor was insolvent.

Dewey's liquidating trustee, Alan M. Jacobs, is seeking a judgment of roughly $205,000 and additional transfer amounts that Jacobs says he might determine through discovery made on or within 90 days before Dewey petitioned for bankruptcy on May 28, 2012.

Shortly before its bankruptcy, Dewey...
To view the full article, register now.