• Hewlett v. Hewlett et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-04-19
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Doyle
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Stephen Harris, (Stephen H. Harris, Attorney at Law, LLC), Savannah, for appellant.
    for defendant: George Waters, (Attorney At Law), Richmond Hill, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1821

    Court reverses parental rights termination order

  • Trabue et al. v. Atlanta Women's Specialists, LLC et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-04-17
    Practice Area: Medical Malpractice
    Industry: Health Care
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Doyle
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Naveen Ramachandrappa, Michael Terry, (Bondurant, Mixson & Elmore LLP), Atlanta, Michael Regas, James Stone, (The Stone Law Group - Trial Lawyers, LLC), Atlanta, William Stone, (William S. Stone, P.C.), Blakely, for appellant.
    for defendant: Colin Delaney, Leah Sears, (Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP), Atlanta, Daniel Huff, Taylor Tribble, (Huff, Powell & Bailey, LLC), Atlanta, David Flint, Michael Flint, (Schreeder, Wheeler & Flint, LLP), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1508

    Court Reverses Trial Court's Denial of New Trial on Apportionment Where Defendants Sought to Apportion Liability to Non-Party After Failing to Give Required Notice and Trial Court Had Wrongly Concluded Notice Was Not Required

  • Grailer v. Jones

    Publication Date: 2019-04-16
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Doyle
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Beverly Cohen, (Attorney at Law), Roswell, Charles Joyner, (C. David Joyner, P.C.), Buford, for appellant.
    for defendant: Nicholas Martin, Lawrence Washburn, (Law Offices of Lawrence L. Washburn III, PC), Lawrenceville, Michelle Stovall, Lawrenceville, for appellee. Michelle Vereen, (Juvenile Court of Gwinnett County), Lawrenceville, for other party.

    Case Number: A18A2101

    Court approves modification to child custody order but reverses orders granting support payments and attorneys fees.

  • The Plantation at Bay Creek Homeowners Association, Inc. v. Glasier et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-04-16
    Practice Area: Real Estate
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Doyle
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: David Boy, John Lueder, (Lueder, Larkin & Hunter, LLC), Alpharetta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Mary Prebula, (Attorney at Law), Duluth, for appellee. Joshua Huckaby, Brian Goldberg, (O'Kelley & Sorohan), Duluth, Ian Rapaport, (Law Offices of Ian Rapaport), Atlanta, for other party.

    Case Number: A18A2151

    No pedestrian easement across private property where revised plat showed no easement and original plat's description of easement was indefinite.

  • Maqrouf v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-04-15
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Doyle
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Michael Tarleton, (The Appellate Division - GPDC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Darius Pattillo, Sharon Hopkins, (Henry County District Attorney's Office), McDonough, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1850

    Child cruelty conviction reversed due to erroneous admission of unrelated prejudicial evidence

  • Hayman et al. v. Paulding County

    Publication Date: 2019-04-05
    Practice Area: Real Estate
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Doyle
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Larry Stewart, (Attorney at Law), Lawrenceville, for appellant.
    for defendant: Gary Morris, (Williams Morris & Waymire), Buford, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1983

    No summary judgment for the County where homeowners claims show genuine issue of material fact as to County's failure to maintain water runoff systems

  • Strickland v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-03-28
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Doyle
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: N/a
    for defendant: N/a

    Case Number: A18A1924

    Robbery conviction affirmed over defendant's arguments on insufficient evidence and ineffective assistance of counsel

  • Douglas et al. v. Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice

    Publication Date: 2019-03-27
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Doyle
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: N/a
    for defendant: N/a

    Case Number: A18A2127

    Department of Justice has sovereign immunity against tort claims because claimants failed to file proper ante litem notice.

  • Hunsberger v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-03-26
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Doyle
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Peter Johnson, (Attorney at Law), Augusta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Joshua Smith, Natalie Paine, Henry Syms, (Office of The District Attorney), Augusta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A2020

    Kidnapping conviction affirmed over defendant's multiple arguments of trial court error.

  • Woodall v. Johnson

    Publication Date: 2019-03-01
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Doyle
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Jordan Van Matre, (The Law Office of Jordan K. Van Matre, P.C.), McDonough, for appellant.
    for defendant: LeAnne Cooper, (Attorney At Law), McDonough, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1927

    Court Reverses Trial Court Order Granting Adoption to Stepparent and Terminating Biological Parent's Right on Basis That Trial Court Failed to Identified Basis for Granting Termination without Consent from Biological Parent