GRETNA – A law office is suing multiple clients, alleging unpaid fees of more than $350,000.
Law Offices at 844 Baronne Street, also known as Henry L. Klein, filed a suit Jan. 12 against VJ Discount Inc, Susantha Wijetunge, Manula Wijetunge, VJ & Manu Properties LLC, VJ & Manu Properties LLC and VJ & Manu Properties III LLC in 24th Judicial District Court, alleging failing to pay attorney fees.
According to the claim, Law Offices at 844 issued legal aid to the defendants between April 2015 and November 2016. The suit states the defendants have failed to pay the plaintiff the balance of what is owed, $356,404.
Law Offices at 844 Baronne Street, seeks the $356,404, all reasonable sums due, attorney fees and court costs. It is represented by attorney Henry L. Klein of New Orleans.
The case has been assigned to Division G Judge E. Adrian Adams.
The 24th Judicial District Court Case number 768123.