The shares passed the target price in February 2014 but Mr Blue claims the billionaire Sports Direct founder only paid him £1m.
Finance expert Jeffrey Blue is suing Mr Ashley, who he claims reneged on a £15m deal the pair allegedly made at another boozy meeting in the Horse and Groom pub in Fitzrovia, London, during 2013.
After a series of scandals, Sports Direct shares have now slumped to below £3.
“These meetings were like no other senior management meeting I had ever attended in all my years of investment banking experience,” said Mr Blue, who first met Mr Ashley while working at Merrill Lynch.
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The atmosphere was like a “pub lock-in”, the financier, who later began working for Sports Direct, is reported to have said.