December 2013 Archives
The government's right to take private property to complete a public project understandably sparks fears and concerns among property owners. When confronted with the threat of condemnation, or transferring ownership of a property to the government, owners often jump to a number of conclusions about what may happen. While there are legitimate concerns regarding the abuse of eminent domain powers, it is important to dispel certain misunderstandings about this complex process.
Attorney John S. Peterson and his dedicated legal team at Peterson Law Group are honored to receive a Tier 1 firm ranking in Los Angeles for Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law by U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" in 2014. Inclusion in the prestigious listing is a reflection of the quality service and effective legal representation that Mr. Peterson consistently provides to business and property owners throughout southern California.