Two former partners of Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker, who quit the firm in 1997 after it rewrote a partnership agreement which they claim benefited a handful of senior partners at the expense of younger partners, have filed a suit against the firm that takes a novel tack.

The lawyers, Wayne Borgeest and Andrew Kaufman, are demanding an accounting of their partnership shares as if Wilson Elser had dissolved, which would give them a claim to more money than if they had cashed out as departing partners of an on-going firm.

This content has been archived.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]