March 31, 2021

Ehlert Hicks Represents “The Last Unicorn” Author, Peter S. Beagle, in Defending Judgment Against His Former Business Manager

Ehlert Hicks represents world-renowned fantasy writer Peter S. Beagle, in an appeal brought by Connor Cochran, his former business manager and friend. At trial, Beagle won a $332,500 verdict against Cochran on his claims for financial elder abuse, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, and defamation, after Cochran persuaded Beagle to transfer his intellectual property into a corporation that Cochran controlled.