Akin Gump Wins Attorneys’ Fees for 24 Hour Fitness in Arbitration Case
(Los Angeles) – Akin Gump has secured a significant attorneys’ fees award on behalf of 24 Hour Fitness USA (24HF) totaling approximately $1 million in fees and costs.
The award follows a complete defense victory against Champion Fitness LLC in binding arbitration concerning Champion’s alleged right to participate in the $1.85 billion sale of the 24HF business. The $1 million award represents 90 percent of 24HF’s attorneys’ fees and 100 percent of its costs incurred in connection with the arbitration.
Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
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