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North America Innovative Lawyers 2017: Litigation and Disputes - Law firms and legal service providers

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CommentAdvised Asarco, a copper-mining company that was in bankruptcy reorganisation, to settle in full a jointly faced $8bn environmental claim. Lawyers' arguments allowed Asarco to emerge from bankruptcy and pursue contribution payments from other liable parties to the environmental claim.