United States Second Circuit
SANTALUCIA v. SEBRIGHT TRANSPORT, 00-7228
Absent an agreement to the contrary, under New York law a dissolving law firm is entitled to the value of a contingenct fee award at the time of the firm's dissolution.
- Decided 11/09/2000
- Published 11/09/2000
- McLAUGHLIN, Circuit Judge:, Before: McLAUGHLIN, CABRANES, and KATZMANN, Circuit Judges.
- United States Second Circuit
- For Appellant:
- George F. Carpinello,Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP, Albany, NY, for Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Elmer R. Keach, III, Albany, NY, for Appellee.