Searching over 5,500,000 cases.


searching
Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Official citation and/or docket number and footnotes (if any) for this case available with purchase.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.

Zappala v. McTiernan

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

April 7, 2015

GREGORY R. ZAPPALA, Appellant
v.
CAROSELLI BEACHLER MCTIERNAN & CONBOY, WILLIAM R. CAROSELLI, ESQUIRE, TIMOTHY CONBOY, ESQUIRE, SUSAN A. MEREDITH, ESQUIRE, KELLY L. ENDERS, ESQUIRE, DAVID S. SENOFF, ESQUIRE, LAUREN C. FANTINI, ESQUIRE, RICHARD C. DEFRANCESCO, ESQUIRE, CEFALO & ASSOCIATES, MICHAEL J. CEFALO, ESQUIRE, JAMES J. ALBERT, ESQUIRE, GEORGE G. OSCHAL, III, ESQUIRE, KARL J. KWAK, ESQUIRE, AND LINDA L. BARTLETT, ESQUIRE, Appellees; GREGORY R. ZAPPALA, Appellant
v.
ECKERT SEAMANS CHERIN & MELLOTT, LLC, BRIDGET E. MONTGOMERY, ESQUIRE, DAVID J. SCHERTZ, ESQUIRE, RIKER DANZIG SCHERER HYLAND & PERRETTI, LLP, AND MICHAEL P. O'MULLAN, ESQUIRE, Appellees; GREGORY R. ZAPPALA, Appellant
v.
METZGER & KLEINER, DANIEL E. KLEINER, ESQUIRE, AND RICHARD G. FREEMAN, ESQUIRE, Appellees; GREGORY R. ZAPPALA, Appellant
v.
ANAPOL SCHWARTZ WEISS COHAN FELDMAN & SMALLEY, P.C., SOL H. WEISS, ESQUIRE, AMBER M. RACINE, ESQUIRE, ADRIANNE WALVOORD, ESQUIRE, LAW OFFICE OF BARRY H. DYLLER, BARRY H. DYLLER, ESQUIRE, GELB LAW FIRM, AND JOHANNA L. GELB, ESQUIRE, Appellees; GREGORY R. ZAPPALA, Appellant
v.
HANGLEY ARONCHICK SEGAL & PUDLIN, DANIEL SEGAL, ESQUIRE, REBECCA L. SANTORO, ESQUIRE, JUVENILE LAW CENTER, MARSHA L. LEVICK, ESQUIRE, AND LOURDES M. ROSADO, ESQUIRE, Appellees

Argued March 11, 2015

29 EAP 2014

Appeal from the judgment of Superior Court entered on June 21, 2012 at No. 2567 EDA 2011, reargument denied August 13, 2012, affirming the order entered on August 26, 2011 in the Court of Common Pleas, Civil Division, Philadelphia County at No. 000384 May Term, 2011. Appeal allowed August 6, 2014 at 443 EAL 2012. Trial Court Judge: Gary S. Glazer, Judge. Intermediate Court Judges: Kate Ford Elliott, President Judge Emeritus, John T. Bender, Robert E. Colville, JJ.

30 EAP 2014

Appeal from the judgment of Superior Court entered on June 21, 2012 at No. 2568 EDA 2011, reargument denied August 14, 2012, affirming the order entered on September 20, 2011 in the Court of Common Pleas, Civil Division, Philadelphia County at No. 000336 May Term, 2011. Appeal allowed August 6, 2014 at 444 EAL 2012. Trial Court Judge: Gary S. Glazer, Judge. Intermediate Court Judges: Kate Ford Elliott, President Judge Emeritus, John T. Bender, Robert E. Colville, JJ.

31 EAP 2014

Appeal from the judgment of Superior Court entered on June 21, 2012 at No. 2569 EDA 2011, reargument denied August 14, 2012, affirming the order entered on September 20, 2011 in the Court of Common Pleas, Civil Division, Philadelphia County at No. 000349 May Term, 2011. Appeal allowed August 6, 2014 at 445 EAL 2012. Trial Court Judge: Gary S. Glazer, Judge. Intermediate Court Judges: Kate Ford Elliott, President Judge Emeritus, John T. Bender, Robert E. Colville, JJ.

32 EAP 2014

Appeal from the judgment of Superior Court entered on June 21, 2012 at No. 2572 EDA 2011, reargument denied Augus 14, 2012, affirming the order entered on 9/20/2011 in the Court of Common Pleas, Civil Division, Philadelphia County at No. 000360 May Term, 2011. Appeal allowed August 6, 2014 at 446 EAL 2012. Trial Court Judge: Gary S. Glazer, Judge. Intermediate Court Judges: Kate Ford Elliott, President Judge Emeritus, John T. Bender, Robert E. Colville, JJ.

33 EAP 2014

Appeal from the judgment of Superior Court entered on Juen 21, 2012 at No. 2573 EDA 2011, reargument denied August 13, 2012, affirming the order entered on September 20, 2011 in the Court of Common Pleas, Civil Division, Philadelphia County at No. 000388 May Term, 2011. Appeal allowed August 6, 2014 at 447 EAL 2012. Trial Court Judge: Gary S. Glazer, Judge. Intermediate Court Judges: Kate Ford Elliott, President Judge Emeritus, John T. Bender, Robert E. Colville, JJ.

For Pennsylvania Bar Association, AMICUS CURIAE: Arthur W. Lefco, Esq., Marshall, Dennehey, Warner, Coleman & Goggin, P.C.; Francis X. O'Connor, Esq., James C. Sargent Jr., Esq., Lamb McErlane, PC.

For Gregory R. Zappala, APPELLANT: Brooke Spigler Cohen, Esq., Richard A. Sprague, Esq., Thomas A. Sprague, Esq., Sprague & Sprague.

For Caroselli, Beachler, McTiernan, & Conboy, et al, APPELLEE: Danielle Alexis Graham, Esq., Philadelphia District Attorney's Office; Jeffrey B. McCarron, Esq.

For Cefalo & Associates, et al, APPELLEE: Paul Christopher Troy, Esq., Kane, Pugh, Knoell, Troy & Kramer, L.L.P.

For Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti, LLP, and Michael P. O'Mullan, APPELLEE: Elizabeth K. Ainslie, Esq., Wilbur L. Kipnes, Esq., Joseph John Langkamer, Esq., Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP; Benjamin David Wanger, Esq., Blank Rome LLP.

For Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC, et al, APPELLEE: Timothy Sheldon Coon, Esq., John R. Kenrick, Esq., Jeffrey P. Lewis, Esq., Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC.

For Richard G. Freeman, APPELLEE: Elit R. Felix II, Esq.; James Robert Kahn, Esq., Margolis Edelstein; Brian William Sullivan, Esq., Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, L.L.P.

For Metzger & Kleiner, and Daniel E. Kleiner, APPELLEE: Jeffrey R. Lerman, Esq., Glenn F. Rosenblum, Esq., Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, L.L.P.

For Gelb Law Firm and Johanna L. Gelb, APPELLEE: Marc L. Bogutz, Esq., William Frederick McDevitt, Esq., Wilson, Eiser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP.

For Law Office of Barry H. Dyller and Barry H. Dyller, APPELLEE: Andrew Stephen Console, Esq., John E. Riley, Esq., Conrad O'Brien PC; William Joseph Murray Jr., Esq., Vaira & Riley, P.C.

For Anapol Schwartz Weiss Cohan Feldman & Smalley, P.C., et al, APPELLEE: Joseph Goldberg, Esq., Matthew Gabriel Laver, Esq., Michael Bruce Pullano, Esq., Weber, Gallagher, Simpson, Stapleton, Fires & Newby, L.L.P.

For Hangley Aronchick Segal & Pudlin, et al, APPELLEE: Robert C. Heim, Esq., Tara Lewis Kelly, Esq., Dechert LLP; Sabrina Lee Reliford, Esq.

Page 647

ORDER

PER CURIAM

AND NOW, this 7th day of April, 2015, as it appears Appellant joined the settlement agreement, the appeal is dismissed as having been IMPROVIDENTLY GRANTED.

Mr. Chief Justice Saylor and Madame Justice Todd did not participate in the decision of this case.


Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Official citation and/or docket number and footnotes (if any) for this case available with purchase.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.