Cases - Accountant Expert Prevails for Fees Against Former Client

Accountant Expert Prevails for Fees Against Former Client

Resolution Date
09/03/2014

Practice Areas
Accounting Malpractice Defense
Commercial Litigation

Description

Brian Spitler and Joe Kingma were hired by an  expert witness/accountant.  When his expert fees were not paid the accountant had refused to produce his work product to his former client.  The former client sued, and Brian and Joe succeeded in getting that case dismissed.  They also filed a separate suit for the fees, and on summary judgment the Fulton County trial judge awarded 100% of the expert  fees, interest and attorney’s fees sought.

Attorneys Involved
Brian S. Spitler
Johannes S. Kingma

CCS Office
Atlanta
Chattanooga