Heylin v. Mutters, in the Circuit Court of the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit, in and for Brevard County, Florida, Case # 05-2010-CA-046695
On April 14, 2017, Florida Trial Team shareholder Alexander Muszynski, III and associate Cameron E. Shackelford obtained a summary judgment award on behalf of defendant, Anita Mutters, in the case of Heylin v. Mutters. This was a negligence case arising out of an alleged altercation between the Plaintiff and Anita Mutters’ 17-year-old son, Benjamin. Summary judgment was awarded for all claims which pled intentional battery as to the minor and Mrs. Mutters and negligent supervision of a minor as to the minor and Mrs. Mutters.
Upon appeal, the Fifth District Court of Appeal upheld the award of summary judgment on July 24, 2018 with a per curiam affirmance of the trial court’s proceedings.