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Attorney Fees in Eminent Domain Cases

The attorney fees in eminent domain cases depends on the type of case.

A majority of eminent domain matters involve valuation. The condemning authority appraises your property interest and makes an offer of payment. The offer is low, and you wish to challenge it in court. In this type of case, our attorney fees in eminent domain cases is one-third of the difference between the initial offer and the amount of compensation we ultimately obtain for you. We believe it is fair to charge a fee only on the amount over and above the amount the government was willing to offer before we became involved.

Sometimes the issue will be the right of the condemning authority to “take” the property in the first place. Or you may feel that there has already been a “taking” of your property or a property interest or right, and you wish to force the “taking” entity to compensate you. Fees for these and other eminent domain matters will be determined on a case by case basis.

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If your property is subject to an eminent domain proceeding, contact one of our Ohio eminent domain attorneys for a free consultation.


Powell Road Eminent Domain — private property at risk

Whenever roadway improvement projects are undertaken in residential communities, local property owners can be subject to eminent domain -- the taking of some or all of the owner's property to accommodate the project.  The Powell Road eminent domain project is no...

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AEP Eminent Domain Lawsuit

American Electric Power ("AEP") has filed an AEP eminent domain lawsuit against several homeowners in Ross County, Ohio.   The AEP eminent domain lawsuit is related to AEP's ongoing Biers Run Substation project near Chillicothe, Ohio.  Clark Perdue is defending an AEP...

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Millions to be paid for Rover Pipeline easement

Rover Pipeline LLC estimates that it will pay $124 million in direct payments to landowners for easements needed for the construction of the planned Rover Pipeline. It is possible that eminent domain will be used to procure those easements. The proposed Rover Pipeline...

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Eminent Domain possible in proposed Rover Pipeline

Rover Pipeline LLC made its initial application to the Federal Energy Regulation Commission early this year and will make its final submission in early 2016.  Under federal policy for natural gas that is transported for sale across state lines, the pipeline that...

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Rover Pipeline Route Proposed

Eminent domain update: Rover Pipeline, LLC has released updated maps showing the proposed route of the planned Rover Pipeline. The Rover Pipeline is a new interstate pipeline designed to transport natural gas from the Marcellus and Utica Shale areas in Ohio, West...

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