• Timothy Franzen, Intervenor et al. v. City of Atlanta

    Publication Date: 2021-04-23
    Practice Area: Real Estate | Tax
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Rickman
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: John Woodham, (Woodham Law, LLC), Atlanta, Carranza Pryor, (LSU Health Sciences Center – Shreveport), Shreveport, for appellant.
    for defendant: Matthew Calvert, Laura Wagner, (Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP), Atlanta, Fani Willis, (The Law Offices of Fani T. Willis, LLC), Atlanta, Robert Highsmith, (Holland & Knight LLP), Atlanta, Paul Howard, (Fulton County District Attorney), Atlanta, Alvin Kendall, Douglass Selby, (Attorney at Law), Atlanta, Richard Sinkfield, (Rodgers & Hardin LLP), Atlanta, Keith Wiener, (Holland & Knight), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A21A0259

    Trial Court Properly Agreed With the City's View That Redevelopment of an Area in Downtown Atlanta Serves a Beneficial Purpose

  • Nance et al. v. Houston County School District et al.

    Publication Date: 2021-04-20
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Education Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Rickman
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Maurice King, (Law Offices of Maurice Luther King, Jr., P.C.), Albany, for appellant.
    for defendant: William Jerles, (Daniel, Lawson, Tuggle & Jerles, LLP), Perry, for appellee. George Hartwig, Katherine Lumsden, (District Attorney Houston Judicial Circuit), Perry, Harold Melton, (Justice Supreme Court of Georgia), Atlanta, for other party.

    Case Number: A21A0367

    Appeal From School District's Disenrollment of Children Did Not Comply With Interlocutory Appeal Procedures

  • Thomas County, Georgia et al. v. WH Group 2, LLC

    Publication Date: 2021-04-19
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Land Use and Planning | Real Estate
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Rickman
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Ronald Warren, (Whitehurst, Blackburn & Warren), Thomasville, for appellant.
    for defendant: Gary Hunter, (Hopping Green & Sams PA), Tallahassee, for appellee.

    Case Number: A21A0039

    County's Challenge to Order Directing Consideration of Residential Developer's Site Plan Required Application For Discretionary Appeal

  • Harris et al. v. City of South Fulton et al.

    Publication Date: 2021-04-06
    Practice Area: Election and Political Law | Government
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Rickman
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: David Brackett, Robert Ashe, (Bondurant Mixson & Elmore, LLP), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Winston Denmark, (Fincher Denmark LLC), Jonesboro, David Lowman, Cheryl Ringer, Patrise Perkins-Hooker, Eugene Smith, Michael Huening, (Office of the Fulton County Attorney), Atlanta, Emilia Walker, (Fincher Denmark LLC), Atlanta, , for appellee.

    Case Number: A20A1990

    Neighborhood in Previously Unincorporated Area In Fulton County Is Now Part of City of South Fulton

  • Gray v. The State

    Publication Date: 2021-04-06
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Rickman
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Brian Steel, (The Steel Law Firm, P.C.), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Otobong Ukpong, (Attorney at Law), Decatur, Sherry Boston, (Dekalb County District Attorney), Decatur, Destiny Bryant, (Newton County District Attorney's Office), Covington, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A1258

    Court rules that an order reinstating a defendant's original sentence was void because the trial court failed to give notice and an opportunity for a hearing

  • Thurman v. TCFPA Family Medical Centers, P. C. et al.

    Publication Date: 2021-03-16
    Practice Area: Health Care Law | Personal Injury
    Industry: Health Care
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Rickman
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Brian Wright, (The Cowan Law Firm, LLC), Dalton, for appellant.
    for defendant: Cara Weiner, Cynthia Hall, (Spears, Moore, Rebman & Williams PC), Chattanooga, for appellee.

    Case Number: A20A1831

    Medical Patient Who Fell From Examination Table Offered No Evidence to Support Ordinary Negligence Claim Against Clinic

  • Carbonara et al. v. Fortress Group, Inc.

    Publication Date: 2021-01-29
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Rickman
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Richard Robbins, Heather Sharp, (Robbins Ross Alloy Belinfante Littlefield LLC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Eric Nathan, Philip Weener, Devin Phillips, Mathis Wilkens, (Weener Nathan Phillips LLP), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A20A1888

    Court dismisses an appeal where appellants were responsible for unreasonable and inexcusable delays in obtaining and filing a trial record and transcript