Marie Coronel Obtains Victory for Her Clients in Essex County Slip and Fall case

          Marie Coronel, Senior Counsel in GMR’s North Jersey office, prevailed on a motion for summary judgment dismissing her client with prejudice from the lawsuit.  Plaintiff sued following a 2018 fall down accident in a restaurant.  Plaintiff was a business invitee of the co-Defendant, a restaurant that was hosting a seminar. Plaintiff also brought suit against Marie’s client, who was hosting the event.  The motion asserted that there was no negligence on behalf of Marie’s client and that the plaintiff was the cause of his fall.  Judge Adubato granted the motion following oral argument.