DLA Piper Emails Reveal Firm Overbilled, Former Client Says

A former DLA Piper client who is challenging the firm over fees has filed with the court what he claims are internal emails by DLA attorneys who discuss deliberate overbilling, with one attorney allegedly writing about another's "churn that bill, baby!" approach.

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  • Fred

    How much you wanna bet that no one will be disciplined by the bar???

  • Alan Flacks

    Hey, ALM, stop reporting on stuff like this. What are you trying to do? Keep some lawyers (a minority, thankfully) from earning their fees by bilking, er, I mean billing their clients? The public shouldn't know.

  • Deskin

    Typical really, and indicative of everything that is wrong at the big firms--to big to honestly bill.

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