Represented public entities, oil and gas companies, and private individuals in eminent domain matters from pre-condemnation planning through negotiations, mediation, settlement, trial, and appeals.
Represented local public agency in acquisition of real property rights necessary to carry out a 5.6-mile levee improvement project along the Sacramento River involving more than one hundred affected parcels.
Represented public agency in acquisition of wind power transmission easements for large-scale wind generation project.
Represented public utility in the acquisition of power distribution line easements in rural and semi-rural setting.
Represented gas storage operator in acquisition of mineral rights, underground natural gas storage rights, surface access rights, and collection line easements for use in natural gas storage facility.
Represented gas storage operator at eminent domain trial and subsequent appeal involving methodology for determining value of underground natural gas storage rights. Central Valley Natural Gas Storage v. Southam (2017) 11 Cal.App.5th 686.