Cases - Motion to Dismiss Granted in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

Motion to Dismiss Granted in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

Resolution Date
09/28/2011

Practice Areas
Commercial Litigation
Legal Malpractice

Description

Brian Spitler and Joe Kingma won dismissal of claims against their attorney client in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia. The plaintiffs alleged that they lost their investments in a real estate company due to fraud. The plaintiff investors sued various defendants, including the attorney who performed corporate legal work for the company. The court agreed that the plaintiffs failed to state claims for securities fraud, fraudulent misrepresentation, unjust enrichment, false certification of financial statements, and civil RICO against the attorney.

Attorneys Involved
Brian S. Spitler
Johannes S. Kingma

CCS Office
Atlanta