Akin Gump Says It Can't Rep Bouchard Owners In Co.'s Ch. 11
Law360 (June 4, 2021, 4:42 PM EDT) -- Citing irreconcilable differences, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP has asked a Texas bankruptcy judge for permission to withdraw from representing parties associated with Morton Bouchard III in the Chapter 11 case of Bouchard Transportation, the company his family has owned for generations.
In its emergency motion filed late Thursday, Akin Gump said it no longer wishes to represent Bouchard III and related entities in the bankruptcy case of the oil barge business and that their client has agreed to the withdrawal request.
"Irreconcilable differences have arisen between Akin Gump and the Bouchard III Interested Parties that make it impossible...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!