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Ga. Court Revives Doc-Turned-Atty's Suit Against Ex-Firm

Law360 (May 22, 2019, 8:45 PM EDT) -- A Georgia appeals court on Wednesday revived a suit accusing a personal injury law firm of failing to properly compensate an associate, who was also a former medical doctor, for the work he did on three settled cases, saying it should be up to a jury to decide whether he deserves the money.

A three-judge Court of Appeals panel unanimously reversed a summary judgment ruling in favor of Adams Jordan & Herrington PC in a suit accusing the personal injury firm of failing to pay associate George Phillips a portion of contingency fees earned on three "significant" cases he worked on...

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