Eminent domain and condemnation involve the acquisition of private property by public entities for public projects or by private parties for private use under specific circumstances. Our firm represents clients both acquiring the property and whose property is being acquired.
Water rights are a separate and distinct form of property right in Colorado. Rights to use the water that flows within and is connected to the surface streams of Colorado are obtained by adjudication of a water right before one of the Water Courts.
Oil and gas matters in Colorado impact both surface rights and mineral rights, affecting many people in different ways. Our firm represents individuals and companies who own land and/or minerals experiencing issues with oil and gas companies and advise cities and towns on local oil and gas regulation.
Real estate and land use are broad ranging practice areas, involving trespass, leasing, ownership disputes, easements, local and state regulations, and other legal issues involving land and buildings. We can help you navigate your disputes over real property.