Both ancillary to and independent of its Eminent Domain Group, Smith & Fawer attorneys have developed a unique sensitivity to its clients’ rights in the immovable property they own. Whether involving disputes over contracts concerning immovable property, seeking damages for destruction of property, or establishing our clients’ interests in property, the firm works hard to protect the interests of its clients.
Representative cases in this area include:
- Representation of landowners against a local electrical cooperative for destruction of their property incident to its exercise of a servitude on their property;
- Representation of a local family seeking millions in damages against an oil company for pollution of their property incident to refining operations of the company;
- Representation of landowners in boundary and property ownership disputes;
- Representation of landowners against engineering firm who improperly surveyed major subdivision.