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|VIDEO| Weinberg Wheeler's Johnson Delivers Close That Clears Apartment of 99% of Fault in Fatal Shooting

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Aug 30, 2018 9:02:25 AM


Premises liability cases involving a property's security often turn on whether the property owner could have reasonably done anything to make the premises safer. In a January 2018 trial over the shooting death of an apartment tenant, Weinberg Wheeler’s Mark Johnson crafted a forceful argument on that issue, helping clear the apartment of 99% of fault in the case.  Alexis v. Riverstone Residential SE, 14A52296E5.

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Topics: Alexis v. Riverstone Residential, LLCet al., Georgia, Premises Liability

Milliken Prevails in Trial Over Deadly GA Plane Crash

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Aug 19, 2018 5:35:22 PM

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Atlanta—Jurors Friday evening cleared Milliken & Company of fault in the first wrongful death case to go to trial over a Georgia plane crash that killed five employees of a vascular practice. McCorkle, et al. v. Milliken & Company, et al., 15EV000163.

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Topics: McCorkle v. Milliken & Company, Georgia, Premises Liability

Pilot Details Deadly Plane Crash Ahead of Closings in Trial Against Milliken

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Aug 17, 2018 9:12:58 AM

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Update: Jurors cleared Milliken & Company of fault in the first wrongful death case to go to trial over a 2013 plane crash that killed five. Click here for more details on closings and the verdict. 


Atlanta—Closing arguments are expected Friday in the first wrongful death trial against Milliken & Company over a plane crash that killed five people, a day after the pilot involved in the crash wrapped testimony in the case. McCorkle, et al. v. Milliken & Company, 15EV000163.

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Topics: McCorkle v. Milliken & Company, Georgia, Premises Liability

Milliken & Company to Face Trial Next Week Over Deadly Georgia Plane Crash, CVN to Cover Live

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Aug 3, 2018 8:00:55 PM

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Atlanta—Milliken & Company faces its first trial next week in a series of related cases stemming from a February 2013 plane crash that killed five. McCorkle, et al. v. Milliken & Company, 15EV000163.

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Topics: McCorkle v. Milliken & Company, Georgia, Aviation, Premises Liability

Watch The Cochran Firm's Mecca Anderson Deliver a Searing Argument En Route to a $3.5M Verdict in a Nightclub Shooting Trial |VIDEO|

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Jun 4, 2018 6:28:34 PM


As the final chance to speak before a jury deliberates, closing rebuttal is one of the most crucial pieces of a plaintiff’s case, and it can be the most effective point to request damages. In a 2017 trial over the shooting of two club patrons, Mecca Anderson’s searing rebuttal on close helped bring home a $3.5 million verdict. Canaday v. Jay’s Place Sports Bar & Lounge, Inc., 13-A47164-3, Johnson v. Jay’s Place Sports Bar & Lounge, Inc., 13-A-47165-3.

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Topics: Georgia, Canaday v. Jay's Place, Premises Liability