Cases - Defense Verdict in Hotly Contested Seven Day Defamation Trial

Defense Verdict in Hotly Contested Seven Day Defamation Trial

Resolution Date
03/25/2016

Practice Areas
Legal Malpractice
Commercial Litigation

Description

Joe Kingma, Billy Newcomb and Matt Gass won a defense verdict in a seven day jury trial in March of 2016. Plaintiff had spent two million dollars prosecuting the defendant law firm for defamation. Plaintiff was represented by a senior litigation partner at a large international law firm, as well as a recently retired partner from a large regional firm who was a commercial defamation expert.

Attorneys Involved
Johannes S. Kingma
William D. Newcomb
Matthew Gass

CCS Office
Atlanta