More than 200 creditors have filed a total of more than $450 million in claims against the now-defunct Dreier law firm, according to court papers. Listed on the claims register are several hedge funds allegedly defrauded by Marc S. Dreier, including Eton Park Capital Management, which seeks more than $84 million, and Fortress Credit Opportunities I, which filed a $61.9 million unsecured claim. Former Dreier contract partners also have lined up to recoup money from the estate.
Creditors File Hundreds of Millions in Claims Against Dreier Firm
New York Law Journal
April 1, 2009