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Anthony Davis Authors New York Law Journal Article on Recent Developments on Legal Fees and 'Unfinished Business'

July 7, 2014

New York, New York - Anthony E. Davis, a Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP partner authored the article, "Developments—Legal Fees and Farewell to 'Unfinished Business'" for the New York Law Journal. The article discusses two recent developments relating to legal fees and the "unfinished business" saga. The case and subsequent rule changes that address legal fees highlight the critical need for lawyers and law firms to take care in the drafting of their engagement letters. Two just decided cases deal an apparent death blow to the "unfinished business" doctrine in both New York as well as in its birthplace, California.

Please visit the New York Law Journal's website to read the full article (subscription required).

Mr. Davis is a member of Hinshaw's Lawyers for the Profession® group and focuses on the laws that govern lawyers. He advises attorneys and law firms on legal professional and ethics issues, law firm creation, merger and dissolution, risk management and loss control. He is a member of the New York City Bar's Professional Ethics Committee; a Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management; a member of the American Law Institute; and a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation.

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a U.S. law firm with 450 attorneys located in 11 states and London. Founded in 1934, the firm has a national reputation for its insurance industry work, its representation of professionals and law firms, and its closely coordinated business advisory, transactional and litigation services. We serve clients ranging from emerging and middle-market businesses to Fortune 500 companies, as well as governmental and public sector clients.

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