In a recent Detroit Free Press article addressing the appointment of Attorney Robert M. Fishman to monitor Detroit's bankruptcy legal fees, Attorney Pat Gallagher was quoted as an expert source. Pat frequently testifies as an expert witness in disputes over legal fees.
Below is an excerpt of the Free Press article:
"All of the people involved in disputes at this level are paid at the top scale," said Lansing attorney Byron (Pat) Gallagher Jr., who has served as an expert witness in disputes over legal fees. "As a percentage of what's involved in any of these cases, the fees will be a small part of the dispute."
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Judge appoints $600-an-hour attorney to keep tabs on Detroit bankruptcy legal fees