Cases - Motion to Dismiss Granted in Legal Malpractice Case for Lack of Standing

Motion to Dismiss Granted in Legal Malpractice Case for Lack of Standing

Resolution Date
12/21/2010

Practice Areas
Commercial Litigation
Legal Malpractice

Description

John Bunyan and Joe Kingma obtained the dismissal of a federal court action alleging that a lawyer committed legal malpractice while representing a corporation in a breach of contract action. The Northern District of Georgia determined that the individual Plaintiff, who was the owner of the corporation, did not have standing to assert any claim for damages based on the lawyer’s representation of the corporation in the prior litigation.

Attorneys Involved
John L. Bunyan
Johannes S. Kingma

CCS Office
Atlanta