Cases - Eleventh Circuit Affirms Judgment on the Pleadings for Guardian Ad Litem

Eleventh Circuit Affirms Judgment on the Pleadings for Guardian Ad Litem

Resolution Date
06/16/2011

Practice Areas
Appellate
Commercial Litigation
Legal Malpractice

Description

On June 16, 2011, the Eleventh Circuit affirmed the dismissal of a lawsuit brought against a lawyer/guardian ad litem. John Bunyan, Shannon Sprinkle, and Joe Kingma successfully argued that the plaintiff had not sufficiently alleged facts supporting the claim that the guardian had conspired with state actors and others to deprive the plaintiff of his constitutional rights.

Attorneys Involved
John L. Bunyan
Shannon M. Sprinkle
Johannes S. Kingma

CCS Office
Atlanta