Trial Successes

FMG Attorneys Obtain Fee Award Following Directed Verdict at Trial in a Shareholder Derivative Action in Georgia

FMG attorneys Jill Dunn and Robert Buckley, assisted by appellate attorney Michael Freed, prevailed at trial of a shareholder derivative action in the Cobb County Superior Court. A shareholder and former employee asserted claims in…

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FMG attorneys Jill Dunn and Robert Buckley, assisted by appellate attorney Michael Freed, prevailed at trial of a shareholder derivative action in the Cobb County Superior Court. A shareholder and former employee asserted claims in a derivative action for the purported benefit of a corporation against FMG’s client and two individuals. Among other claims, Plaintiff asserted civil RICO claims and sought treble damages. Following the close of Plaintiff’s case after two and a half days of trial, the court entered a directed verdict in favor of FMG’s client and the two individuals. Following trial, the court granted a motion for attorneys’ fees, awarding FMG’s client the full amount of fees it sought against Plaintiff and his counsel.

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Jury Trial Success in Houston

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Defense Verdict in ADA Arbitration Case in Georgia

Attorneys Brad Adler and Michael Hill obtained a defense verdict for a Fortune 500 company client in an arbitration alleging failure to accommodate and retaliation under the Americans with Disabilities Act. The plaintiff, a former sales manager with the company,…

Jury Verdict Win in Kentucky

Attorneys Curt Graham, Austin Anderson, and Xon Hostetter obtained a favorable verdict in Kentucky’s Graves Circuit Court in March 2023. The plaintiff was attacked without warning by an old high school classmate at a local…

Trial Victory in Boston

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Defense Verdict In Jury Trial in Georgia

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Defense Verdict In Jury Trial in Georgia Superior Court

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Chad Weaver and Elizabeth Lowery Obtain Favorable Result in FINRA Arbitration

FMG attorneys, Chad Weaver and Elizabeth Lowery, obtained a favorable result for a prominent life insurance company after a three week FINRA arbitration. The matter involved a FINRA claim filed by two registered representative claimants…

David Molinari Receives Favorable Verdict in North County San Diego Superior Court

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Lizel Cerezo Obtains Defense Verdict in the Superior Court of California for San Bernardino

Lizel Cerezo obtained a defense verdict in the Superior Court of California for San Bernardino for a commercial trucking client.  The case involved a tractor-trailer vs. motor home rear-end collision on the I-15 Baker Grade. The…

Casey Stansbury, Curt Graham and Austin Anderson Receive Favorable Verdict

Casey Stansbury, Curt Graham and Austin Anderson tried a civil case before a 12-person jury in Laurel Circuit Court (Kentucky). The case arose from an automobile accident on I-75 in Laurel County. We defended Laurel…

Wayne Melnick and Andy Treese Obtained a Highly Favorable Early Resolution

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