Firm Hit With $1M Malpractice Suit Over Hotel Stabbing Case

Law360, New York (March 29, 2013, 7:30 PM EDT) -- Gill & Chamas LLC has been hit with a $1 million malpractice and breach of contract suit alleging its failure to respond to court documents in the wrongful death suit of a New Jersey man who was fatally stabbed in the parking lot of a Clarion Suites Hotel caused the suit's dismissal.

The family of Kerron Butler contends attorney Stephen Mennella, formerly of Gill & Chamas, failed to respond to a summary judgment motion filed by Clarion Suites Hotel and caused their wrongful death suit against...
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