This story has been updated with a response from Akin Gump.

Lawyers at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld allegedly took advantage of a troubled CEO and looted his internet domain business, using the company’s money to pay for personal expenses that included a family vacation in the Cayman Islands and nearly $3,000 in Broadway tickets, according to a new legal malpractice lawsuit filed Thursday in New York state court.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]