Less than three months after Lisa Marie Presley won what her lawyer called a “significant victory” when a judge ordered her former business manager to file an accounting of his expenses with the court, attorneys for the manager say the directive is too costly and should be limited in scope.

On July 30, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Robert Wada told lawyers for Barry Siegel — who Presley accuses of squandering much of her family fortune — that the accounting must cover the period of January 2004 until the end of February 2016 and should be filed by Nov. 29. But in their new court papers, Siegel’s lawyers say the order must be changed to avoid what they say is a “miscarriage of justice.”

“The cost to prepare an accounting … based on those records will be approximately $360,000,” Siegel’s lawyers state in their court papers. “The time needed to prepare the accounting may take up to a year and a half from the time all the underlying documentation is located.”

A hearing on Siegel’s motion is scheduled Nov. 2.

Presley’s lawyer, Amanda Khan, previously said that the July ruling ordering the accounting was “a significant victory for Lisa Marie Presley.”

Wad ordered that the accounting include expenses Siegel charged as Presley’s business manager and his reasons for using funds taken from the Promenade Trust that was originally formed by her father, Elvis Presley. Siegel was the trustee of the Promenade Trust, Khan said.

Presley, 50, alleges her $100 million fortune was pared to five figures because Siegel acted in his own best interests in making business decisions.

On July 23, Siegel counter sued Presley, saying she owes him $800,000 in additional fees.

Presley, a singer-songwriter, is the only child of Elvis and Priscilla Presley. She also is the sole heir to her father’s estate.

Siegel’s lawyers blame Presley for her financial woe, stating in her court papers that she had an “inability to reign in her lavish lifestyle despite being told repeatedly that she could not afford it.”

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