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Civil Defense Litigators
Warren Holland Wins First Post-COVID Jury Trial in Philadelphia
Warren Holland returned to the courtroom on March 5, 2021 to complete one of the nation’s first in-person jury trials since COVID-19 forced courts to close nearly one year earlier. After...
Claire Neiger Presents Primer for Hospital Attorneys CLE
Claire Neiger shared valuable insights from her three decades of experience handling hospital and nursing home cases in a Continuing Legal Education seminar attended by dozens of attorneys. Claire...
GMR OBTAINS DISMISSAL OF PROVIDER CLAIM ON APPEAL IN NY
In Diagnostic Imaging of Rockville Ctr. v. Kemper Ind. Ins. Co., 2021 N.Y. Slip Op. 50238(U) (App. Term, 2d Dep’t 2021), GMR argued that a medical provider No-Fault claim was barred by the...
Jessica Smeriglio Prevails on MSJ in Premises Liability Case
Jessica successfully prevailed on a motion for summary judgment dismissing all claims against her client in a multi-defendant, Philadelphia County premises liability action. Plaintiff claimed...
Eamon Merrigan Records Second Consecutive Pandemic Era Jury Trial Defense Verdict
A Philadelphia jury deliberated for less than 30 minutes before entering a defense verdict in favor of Eamon Merrigan’s client, concluding that the Plaintiff failed to prove negligence. Plaintiff...
GMR Attorneys are Returning to the Courtroom!
Over a year later, Philadelphia in-person jury trials are finally resuming...six feet apart behind plexiglass and masks, and of course, with plenty of hand sanitizer.