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Eminent Domain Explained - Free Seminar for Landowners September 18th in Gastonia

Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. The Johan Newcombe Event Center, Board Room 1840 E Franklin Blvd #4751, Gastonia, NC 28054   We are hosting a free educational seminar to discuss the North Carolina Department of Transporta… Read More
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Zoning Attorney David Mur…

Zoning Attorney David Murray Helps Save Three New Houses in Huntersville from Demolition

Attorney David Murray obtained a decision from the Mecklenburg County Superior Court reversing three Town of Huntersville Zoning Board of Adjustment (“ZBA”) decisions which had denied variances for three new houses which had been built relying i… Read More
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City of Charlotte Settles Airport Runway Lawsuits for $1.5M

NOVEMBER 19, 2018 | VOL. 31, NO. 38 | NCLAWYERSWEEKLY.COMReprinted with permission of North Carolina Lawyers Weekly © 2018 ■■ BY BILL CRESENZO bcresenzo @nclawyersweekly.com The city of Charlotte will pay more than $1.5 million to compensat… Read More
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Hot Market: Charlotte Pay…

Hot Market: Charlotte Pays $2.825M for Land for Fire Station

MARCH 11, 2019 | VOL. 32, NO. 2 | NCLAWYERSWEEKLY.COM Reprinted with permission of North Carolina Lawyers Weekly © 2019 ■■ BY ABBIE BENNETT abennett@nclawyersweekly.com A landowner in Charlotte has reached a $2.825 million settlement with… Read More
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"Best Law Firms" in 2019!

We are proud to announce that The Odom Firm, PLLC has been named a Tier 1 law firm in Charlotte for Eminent Domain & Condemnation Law by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” in 2019! Read more about the selection process here:… Read More
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Channel 9: Charlotte Doug…

Channel 9: Charlotte Douglas Airport Settles (Video)

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Zoning Attorney David Mur…

Zoning Attorney David Murray Keeps Outdoor Patio Open at Local Favorite, Ed's Tavern.

Attorney David Murray obtained a decision from the Mecklenburg County Superior Court reversing a City of Charlotte Zoning Board of Adjustment (“ZBA”) decision which found his client in violation of the City of Charlotte Zoning Ordinance for its o… Read More
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$1,700,000 Settlement for…

$1,700,000 Settlement for Landowner against Developer in Dispute over Restrictive Covenants

Attorney David Murray applied his knowledge of property law and land valuation to obtain a 1.7 million dollar settlement for his clients against a developer who he believed was violating the restrictive covenants on and around the landowners’ p… Read More
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Six Things You Need to Know if Your Land is Being Taken by the Government

Eminent domain is the government’s power to take private land for public use. This power stems from the Fifth Amendment to the Constitution, so although it may seem like the government is overreaching when it tries to take your land, this right… Read More
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Seven Questions You Shoul…

Seven Questions You Should Ask Before Hiring an Eminent Domain Attorney

Your land is yours — or so you thought. Then you received a letter from the government informing you that it is taking your land through the power of eminent domain to expand an airport, for a public utilities project, or some other use. Your first… Read More
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