Litigators of the Week: Daniel Slifkin and J. Wesley Earnhardt of Cravath, Swaine & Moore

, The Litigation Daily


Since the financial crisis, mortgage-backed securities investors have brought dozens of suits against JPMorgan Chase. Those cases have mostly skated through the pleading stage. But summary judgment can be a very different story, as Slifkin and Earnhardt showed this week when they eviscerated Dexia SA's $776 million fraud case against the bank.

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