In an Eminent Domain case initiated by the City of Charlotte regarding a piece of land owned by William and Marilyn Crittenden, Fraser Trebilcock attorney Kirby Albright successfully represented the landowners and obtained an award of “ just compensation” that was approximately 27 times more than the offer made by the City.
Our country has a rich history surrounding eminent domain – from the brick and mortar that built its foundation – to modern-day infrastructure projects like roads, airports, and bridges. Even our Founding Fathers understood the great impact this would have on private landowners as well as the condemning agencies. “Interestingly, condemnation law was so critical … Continue reading NEW VIDEO: Understanding Eminent Domain Law
The Shareholders of Fraser Trebilcock, one of Michigan’s longest-established full-service law firms, have re-elected Michael P. Donnelly as President of the law firm. Shareholder Elizabeth H. Latchana has been newly elected to serve as Secretary, as outgoing Vice President Michael E. Cavanaugh steps down from his position on the Board. The other officers re-elected for 2015 include Edward J. Castellani and Brian P. Morley as … Continue reading Fraser Trebilcock’s 2015 Board of Directors
“Imagine airplanes taking off and landing using the airspace “easement” that starts a mere 3 feet above your roof – and an airport authority offers minimal “just compensation.” In a challenging case, attorney Kirby Albright used a bright yellow yardstick in his closing argument to demonstrate how close planes were permitted to fly over a … Continue reading Eminently Experienced: Attorney Has Worked Both Sides in Eminent Domain
The shareholders of Fraser Trebilcock, one of Michigan’s longest-established full-service law firms, have elected Michael P. Donnelly as President of the Firm. Previously, Mr. Donnelly served as Vice President of the Board of Directors, and as Managing Shareholder of the firm’s Detroit office. Other officers elected to the Board of Directors for 2014 are Michael … Continue reading Fraser Trebilcock Announces Board of Directors’ Election Results
In a recent article published by InsideCounsel, various examples of how attorneys are using social media more in their work are described through the results of a survey that included more than 300 respondents in the legal industry.