Already fighting a lawsuit from one litigation funder in Los Angeles state court, Thomas Girardi and his law firm have been hit with another lawsuit in federal court in Arizona claiming that the prominent plaintiffs attorney has failed to keep up with payments on a loan of more than $5 million taken out to fund the firm’s caseload.

The Arizona lawsuit also names Girardi’s wife, “Real Housewives of Beverley Hills” cast member Erika Jayne, and claims that the couple used funds designated for Girardi & Keese “in order to sustain their lavish lifestyle and maintain their glamorous public image.”

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