Stories tagged: Paine Hamblen
SATURDAY, JAN. 24, 2015
Law firm, diocese reach settlement
The law firm of Paine Hamblen has settled a bankruptcy malpractice case regarding its multimillion-dollar representation of the Catholic Diocese of Spokane. A settlement signed Friday by the law firm …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, JAN. 23, 2015, 5:08 P.M.
Catholic church settles lawsuit against lawyers
The law firm of Paine Hamblen has settled a bankruptcy malpractice case regarding its multi-million dollar representation of the Catholic Diocese of Spokane.
THURSDAY, DEC. 18, 2014
Catholic church’s lawsuit against Paine Hamblen can go to trial
A federal judge gave the go-ahead Wednesday for the Catholic Diocese of Spokane to take its legal malpractice claim to trial against the law firm that handled its 2007 bankruptcy. …
TUESDAY, DEC. 16, 2014
Ex-Spokane bishop denies smear tactics in diocese’s legal battle
Spokane’s former Bishop Blase Cupich disputes the testimony of a now-resigned top lieutenant, saying he never directed attorneys to sling mud at the law firm that guided the Spokane Diocese …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 12, 2014
Bishop Cupich’s ex-vicar general critical of Catholic lawsuit against Paine Hamblen
Spokane Bishop Blase Cupich’s former top lieutenant told attorneys that Cupich has attempted a money grab against the law firm that guided the church through bankruptcy proceedings. The allegations leveled …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 15, 2014, 11:53 A.M.
Catholic diocese refiles bankruptcy malpractice lawsuit
The Catholic Diocese of Spokane has refiled its multimillion-dollar bankruptcy malpractice lawsuit against law firm Paine Hamblen.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10, 2012
Spokane Diocese claims lawyers mishandled bankruptcy
The Catholic Diocese of Spokane has accused its own lawyers of mishandling its historic bankruptcy, which exposed decades of clergy sex abuse and cost parishioners and insurers $50 million. A …
FRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2012
Paine Hamblen law firm names first female managing partner
Paine Hamblen LLP, Spokane’s second-oldest law firm, has appointed attorney Jane Brown to be its managing partner. That appointment marks the first time a woman has been named the top …
SUNDAY, MAY 8, 2011
Software helps lawyers mine data users thought they’d deleted
In 2009, Peter Moesslang, a 68-year-old Spokane-area businessman, was sued by a woman who said she had been his companion for nearly 20 years. The former companion, Bette Lyn Kelly, …