Miller Barondess Wins Complete Defense Verdict, as well as $2 Million in Attorneys’ Fees

The Firm successfully represented East West Bank in a lender liability case where the Bank faced significant exposure.  In the midst of the most recent recession, East West Bank was seeking to raise capital and was out on a road show, while at the same time it was being sued for upwards of $20 million in a lender liability claim that could have scuttled the offering if lost.  The Firm tried the case to a jury and won a complete defense verdict after a two week trial.  In addition to a defense verdict, the Bank was awarded $2 million in attorneys’ fees.  Read Article