Appellate Cases Handled
Six figure Judgment obtained on behalf of landlord for breach of lease overcoming claims of wrongful foreclosure, conversion, and failure to mitigate damages.
In this trespass to try title action we successfully defended purchaser of tract of land against claims of adverse possession, trespass, civil theft and superior title. We recovered attorneys fees for our client.
We successfully established a breach of lease case for landlord but based on the particular facts did not overcome a claim for the lost values of equipment belonging to tenant.
We recovered six figure damage award for founder of insurance agency in this partnership dispute for value of book of business utilized by former partner.
We overturned trial court order denying motion to arbitrate dispute on behalf of mobile home lender.
We overcame bankruptcy trustee’s assertion that certain retirement funds were not exempt assets for this Chapter 13 debtor.
On behalf of furniture manufacturer we sued for economic losses allegedly caused by defective glue. We successfully overturned trial court evidentiary ruling excluding evidence of other delamination occurrences. Case was subsequently settled for six figure amount prior to retrial.
On behalf of shopping center landlord we defeated claims by tenant of deceptive trade practices and business losses when we established tenant violation of lease covenants.
On behalf of lender we affirmed validity of foreclosure and recovery of deficiency against claims of defective notice.
On behalf of general contractor we successfully defended breach of contract claim by subcontractor which failed to sign proposed construction subcontract.