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Weil overbilled bankrupt Ditech by $476,000, trustee says

Dec 09, 2019 - National Mortgage News

An internal "work-in-progress" meeting attended by eight lawyers at a cost of $5,845. Two hours of exchanging emails for $1,380. A $133.34 taxi ride.

Those charges from Weil, Gotshal & Manges are among the issues raised by the U.S. Trustee overseeing the case ofbankrupt mortgage servicer Ditech Holding Corp.Lawyers and professionals from other firms have applied to collect more than $50 million in fees and expenses. Some of those applications show "questionable billing judgment" and lawyer...