Dewey Gets $500K Bonus For Dodgers Bankruptcy Work

Law360, New York (December 18, 2012, 6:02 PM EST) -- A Delaware bankruptcy judge on Tuesday gave defunct Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP a $500,000 fee enhancement for its work on the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team's bankruptcy, an effort the firm had insisted was "outstanding."

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross approved the fee enhancement as well as the $12.4 million in compensation Dewey requested in its final fee application.

Dewey, represented by its former attorneys who are now with Jones Day, didn't immediately respond to a request for comment Tuesday.

Jones Day has said in court...
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