Colorado Eminent Domain Lawyers: Protecting Property Rights
Under eminent domain laws, many municipalities and government entities have the power to acquire your land for public projects, if they offer a fair market value for your parcel. At Alderman Bernstein, in Denver, we have the necessary experience and knowledge to offer comprehensive representation for property owners who have received a notice of intent to acquire or who are facing an immediate possession hearing or valuation trial.
The Eminent Domain Laws In Colorado
Property rights are greatly protected in Colorado. However, in certain situations, municipalities , other governmental entities and special districts are allowed to take part or all of your property if the land is necessary for a public use. If you own property that is being acquired by the government, you must be fairly compensated for it.
Our attorneys offer dedicated guidance during the eminent domain process, ensuring that you receive reasonable compensation and are treated fairly in the process of the government’s acquisition of your land.
The Confusion Of Eminent Domain Notifications
Receiving a notice of intent to acquire your property or an immediate possession hearing notice can raise a lot of questions. Our firm works diligently to provide the answers you need to several of these questions, including:
- Can the government take my land without my permission?
- What will the land be used for?
- How will I be compensated?
- Who decides the value of my land if it’s taken?
Using our experience on both sides of eminent domain cases, our dedicated team of problem solvers provides you with the answers you need to understand the eminent domain process, your rights, and the amount of compensation you can expect for the loss of your property.
Evaluating Your Eminent Domain Case
After carefully examining the facts and circumstances of the threatened acquisition, we will be able to assess your case and determine if you have a legitimate cause to challenge the government’s right to acquire your land. If you do not have grounds to object, we are able to offer guidance on how to maximize the compensation you receive for the parcel of land being acquired by working with trustworthy appraisers to conduct an independent real estate or property appraisal of your land.
Consult With An Eminent Domain Lawyer To Protect Your Property Rights
Our lawyers understand the intricate details of eminent domain proceedings and work diligently to make sure that you do too. Contact our office through our website or call by calling 720-460-4200 to discuss your eminent domain concerns today.