What We Do: Eminent Domain and Property Rights
Property Rights Lawyers Defending Your Rights Across the Country
Whether you have received a property acquisition letter, are negotiating the value of your property, are threatened with eminent domain (also known as condemnation) or find that you have been deprived of all economical use of your property, the property rights lawyers affiliated with Owners’ Counsel of America are prepared to help you challenge the use of eminent domain, if appropriate, or ensure the full and fair payment of just compensation for the taking of your private property rights.
Owners’ Counsel of America attorneys are located in nearly every state and represent the interests of private owners in administrative, trial and appellate proceedings, in state and federal courts, appeals courts, state supreme courts and even the United States Supreme Court. OCA attorneys are knowledgeable about and experienced with the laws, procedures and issues unique to eminent domain in your state as well as under federal law.
Please note that we do not typically handle general real estate matters, private property disputes, foreclosures, public nuisance cases, land use compliance cases, or zoning violations.
Experienced Eminent Domain Attorneys Representing Property Owners in Condemnation, Inverse Condemnation and Property Rights Matters
Owners’ Counsel attorneys represent property owners against the government, transportation authorities, utilities, energy companies, redevelopment agencies and any other agency granted the power of eminent domain. An OCA property rights lawyer can help you navigate the complex and often confusing condemnation process and can assist with any of the following issues:
- Understanding the steps in an eminent domain proceeding
- Pre-condemnation planning
- Challenging condemnation or the use of eminent domain
- Defending against private redevelopment and blight
- Relocation rights
- Obtaining just compensation for private property taken
- Filing an inverse condemnation or regulatory takings claim
- Protecting your private property rights
Contact a Leading Property Rights Lawyer Committed to Protecting Your Constitutional Rights
OCA attorneys have significant knowledge of and experience with all aspects of eminent domain law and the condemnation process from pre-condemnation planning and identifying a regulatory taking to trial practice and appeal. OCA lawyers have the resources and ability to fight to protect your property rights.
Whatever your needs or whatever type of property you own, we welcome the opportunity to assist you and encourage you to contact an experienced eminent domain and property rights lawyer affiliated with Owners’ Counsel of America to learn more about your private property rights or answer your questions concerning the condemnation process.
The government has skilled eminent domain attorneys working for them. You should have an experienced and dedicated property rights lawyer defending for your rights.