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Eric Bonner practices civil litigation in federal and state courts throughout Alabama and Mississippi at the trial and appellate levels. His primary practice areas include the defense of cases involving:
Mr. Bonner represents a wide variety of clients ranging from large corporations and national insurance carriers to local business owners.
He recently obtained summary judgment for a national fitness chain involving an accident that occurred while a patron was using exercise equipment at the facility.
In a 2013 case of admitted liability as to significant home damage sustained while the Defendant was removing a tree from the homeowner’s yard, Mr. Bonner obtained a verdict that was significantly less than what the Plaintiff requested from the jury. In fact, the verdict awarded even came in a few thousand dollars below what Mr. Bonner had suggested the jury award the Plaintiff for her damages during closing arguments.
In 2011, in a Plaintiff-friendly venue, Mr. Bonner obtained a defense verdict in a premises liability case involving a fall by a patron at a local race track.
LAW CLERK EXPERIENCE
Mr. Bonner served as a Judicial Law Clerk in the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals for the Honorable Judge Pamela Baschab from 2000 to 2001.