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Pope McGlamry welcomes interns!

Pope McGlamry welcomes interns Alyse Calcagno and John Pope. Alyse grew up in Atlanta and graduated from FSU last fall.  John grew up in Columbus and will begin college at the University of Georgia in August. Welcome to Pope McGlamry to you both!       John Pope   Alyse Calcagno      

Stryker LFIT V40 Cases Consolidated in New Jersey

A bid from consumers has been approved by the New Jersey Supreme Court to consolidate state court lawsuits against Stryker for an alleged defective hip replacement device, the Stryker LFIT V40 femoral head. The defect is associated with corrosion that is caused when the device is connected to another component, resulting in revision surgeries for […]

Laura Ambrose’s Article Featured in Paralegal Voice

Our very own, Laura Ambrose writes for AIEG Paralegals Journal Paralegal Voice, Congratulations Laura! ParalegalVoice – Spring 2017  – see page 5 I’ll start off by saying I am very new to the legal world. Prior to Pope McGlamry, I managed a Chiropractic office for five years. Needless to say, it was very different from what I […]

Pope McGlamry Law Firm’s Second Annual “Wishing Tree” Program to Benefit International Women’s House an Overwhelming Success.

Atlanta, GA– Pope McGlamry, P.C., a law firm with locations in Atlanta and Columbus, repeated its successful Wishing Tree campaign to benefit the International Women’s House (IWH) during the 2016 holiday season.   IWH helps families, particularly immigrant and refugee families, who have been victimized by domestic violence and human trafficking. The organization not only […]

Congratulations to the Henry W. Grady High School Mock Trial team

Congratulations to the Henry W. Grady High School Mock Trial team, who finished 3rd at the 2017 High School Mock Trial Nationals this past weekend in Hartford, CT.  The team went undefeated the entire season, through Georgia’s Regional, District and State rounds, as well as at Nationals, missing the Championship round by 1 ballot.  “The […]

Centralization of Injury Claims For Stryker LFIT V40 Femoral Head Recall

Stryker LFIT V40 Update – May 2017 The federally filed injury claims regarding the August 29, 2016 recall of Stryker Orthopaedics’ LFIT Anatomic CoCr V40 (Stryker LFIT V40) Femoral Heads have been centralized by the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML). Consolidation of Stryker LFIT V40 Lawsuits The JPML found that the 33 lawsuits […]

Third Annual Teed Up for Torts Golf Tournament Hosted by Pope McGlamry

Pope McGlamry’s third annual “Teed Up for Torts” golf tournament was held at Bear’s Best golf club in Suwanee on May 1st. The tournament was held to benefit the International Women’s House. The International Women’s House provides shelter and resources for families who have been victims of human trafficking, domestic violence and sexual assault, with […]

Settlement Challenged in Takata Air Bag Case

Attorneys for the plaintiffs in the case against airbag manufacturer Takata Corp. are calling for a delay in the finalization of the $1 billion settlement in the suit.  Pope McGlamry attorney Thomas P. Willingham, working on behalf of plaintiff Shonda McCall, stated in his court filing that, “the proposed plea agreement is wrought with unnecessary […]

Pope McGlamry Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against City of Atlanta

Pope McGlamry, in partnership with the Fowler Firm, has filed suit against the City of Atlanta on behalf of the estate of Wickie Bryant.  Bryant was arrested on a misdemeanor charge and held at the Atlanta City Detention Center.  She suffered from a number of physical and mental health issues, including schizophrenia, diabetes and hypertension.  […]