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McGuireWoods Lawyers to Reap about $12M in BAR/BRI Suit

Posted Oct 30, 2007 7:20 AM CDT
By Debra Cassens Weiss

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Lawyers from McGuireWoods who represented students in an antitrust suit against a bar review company are expected to be awarded more than $12 million in attorney fees.

Former McGuireWoods lawyer Eliot Disner is expected to get about one-third of those fees, the National Law Journal reports. Disner was fired from the law firm after objecting to the proposed $49 million settlement with BAR/BRI.

Lawyers who represented other students objecting to the settlement are seeking separate fees. The settlement will pay class members about $125 each.

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