May 2019 – Summary Judgment Granted in Macon County Action

Chris Waller and Miland Simpler recently obtained summary judgment in favor of their client in a serious personal injury case that arose in Macon County, Alabama. In the suit, the plaintiff alleged that her driver was wanton in the operation of the motor vehicle. The plaintiff also claimed that the guest passenger statute was inapplicable due to prior warnings given to the driver. After a hearing on the defendant’s Motion for Summary Judgment, the Trial Court ruled in favor of the defendant and dismissed the case accordingly.