Showing results for 'Real Estate Litigation'

Landlord Unlawfully Withheld Commercial Security Deposit

Represented Plaintiff in litigation against Landlord.


In the end, Landlord paid the entire security deposit, PLUS interest at 10% per year, PLUS a statutory penalty and PLUS all attorneys' fees and costs - nearly double what was owed.


2 months after filing


Attorney to Attorney negotiation during litigation


Plaintiff


Real Estate

Tags: 2013, Landlord and Tenant, Real Estate Litigation

Partition, Fraud, Breach of Contract

DEFENDED community real estate non-profit organization when they were sued for partition, breach of contract, and breach of fiduciary duty.  Brought counter-claims.  Case covered approximately 10 properties and a decades long business relationship.


Client paid $0 of the 7-figure demand


13 months


Settled during litigation through mediation


Defendant


Real Estate


We successfully used Demurrers to obtain dismissals of the fraud and breach of oral contract claims early in the case as well as unjust enrichment and intentional interference with prospective economic interference that Plaintiff/Cross-Defendant attempted to add by amendment. During litigation, we filed a "Motion for a Prejudgment Writ of Attachment" on our client's behalf.

Tags: 2012, Breach of Contract, Fraud, Partition, Real Estate, Real Estate Litigation

Commercial Unlawful Detainer, Breach of Contract

Represented Landlord in commercial unlawful detainer action against tenant who had vacated the Premises prior to end of lease term.  Obtained a settlement backed by a confession of judgment.


Settled mid 5 figures, back by confession of judgment


6 months


Settled during litigation (arbitration)


Plaintiff


Real Estate

Tags: 2011, Breach of Contract, Commercial Unlawful Detainer, Landlord and Tenant, Real Estate Litigation

Commercial Unlawful Detainer

Represented Landlord in commercial unlawful detainer action against commercial tenant operating a national chain franchise sandwich shop.  Obtained 6 figure default judgment.


Judgment, low 6 figures


9 months


Obtained judgment against tenant


Landlord


Real Estate

Tags: 2011, Breach of Contract, Commercial Unlawful Detainer, Judgment, Real Estate Litigation