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“That firm was great. Wonderful.”

The Smiths are a retired couple who have worked hard all their lives. Mr. Smith worked for 40 years and drove a Coca-Cola truck for 30 of them. Mrs. Smith was a Medicare specialist in the local hospital for 25 years. They raised two children who now have kids of their own. The Smith's retired about a year ago and were looking forward to living out their golden years in, what they had assumed, would be...

Good people to have on your side

100-Year-Old family land Marty R and his sister inherited land that has been in their family since the 1800s. The core of it was the farm their father grew up on. During the Depression their grandfather was among the few Americans who had no debt – and even had some cash. So he was able to take advantage of low prices to buy adjacent property for cash. Marty recalled family stories of how they came to...

How we helped increase the NCDOT’s initial offer by 2,085% through research and negotiation1

Why does the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) make lowball offers? In many situations, it may be because they are in a hurry or get careless. Maybe it’s a little bit of both, maybe it’s neither. No matter the situation, the government always has to justly compensate the owner based upon the impact to the highest and most valuable use of the property being taken. That much is enshrined in our Constitution’s Fifth Amendment. And...