Girardi Again Beats Ex-Client's $130M Deal-Skimming Suit

Law360, New York (August 12, 2016, 6:49 PM EDT) -- Girardi Keese escaped an ex-client's suit alleging the firm skimmed millions from a $130 million Lockheed Martin settlement after a California federal judge said the man's amended complaint still failed to justify why his claims were so late, according to a Friday court filing.

U.S. District Judge Christina A. Snyder concluded that Paul Kranich didn't add any factual allegations explaining why it took him nearly 14 years to file suit against the firm, Thomas V. Girardi and other lawyers over an alleged scheme to improperly spend $8.5 million from the settlements Lockheed reached in the '90s and early '00s with employees...

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