COMPLEX CIVIL LITIGATION

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PRoperty Litigation

We have litigated real property disputes, including several cases for billboard companies, property owners, landlords, and tenants. Representative cases include:

  • Representing a billboard operator in constitutional lawsuit against the City of Chicago for improperly refusing to issue permits

  • Successfully representing a billboard company against Clear Channel Outdoor in a trespass case in connection with Clear Channel’s refusal to remove billboard substructure from property

  • Representing former landlord against environmental claims raised by tenant and indemnification dispute with current landlord, which assumed the lease pursuant to a $100 million acquisition of a portfolio of industrial properties

  • Representing a public REIT in claims raised by landlord relating to obligation to make repairs on property before termination of lease

  • Defending publicly-traded property management firm in contract and fraud claims filed against it by property owner.