Dewey’s Downfall Speeded by Pay Deals; Clean-Up May Take Years

Dewey’s Downfall Speeded by Pay Deals; Clean-Up May Take Years

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Dewey & LeBoeuf was the result of a 2007 merger between Dewey Ballantine, a firm dating from 1909 whose most famous partner was two-time Republican presidential candidate Thomas E. Dewey, and LeBoeuf Lamb Greene & MacRae.