At least four lawyers and law firms are among the top creditors of Masry & Vititoe, the personal injury law firm of "Erin Brockovich" fame that filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Aug. 14. The firm, based in Westlake Village, Calif., said in bankruptcy court papers that it has spent $3 million defending lawsuits filed by the family and estate of former name partner Edward Masry, who died in 2005.
Lawyers and Firms Stake Claims in Masry & Vititoe Bankruptcy
The National Law Journal
August 28, 2009