BigLaw Firms Are Among Creditors of Hedge Fund that Filed for Bankruptcy
Posted Jul 6, 2012 6:37 AM CST
By Debra Cassens Weiss
Some of the nation’s top law firms are listed as creditors of a hedge fund that filed for bankruptcy protection last week.
Proskauer Rose is the top unsecured creditor of the fund run by Alphonse “Buddy” Fletcher Jr., the Wall Street Journal Law Blog reports. The firm has a claim of $1.07 million.
Next in line are Kirkland & Ellis, with a claim $440,176, and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, with a claim of $383,882.
Other law firms with claims include Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman and Morvillo, Abramowitz, Grand, Iason, Anello & Bohrer.