Client Successes

Residential Real Estate Disputes

Secured settlement in excess of $500,000 in the representation of homeowners against sellers, home inspector, and former contractor on claims involving the failure to disclose severe water damage during sale of home.

Real Estate Litigation Relating to Use Restriction

Successfully represented real estate developer through trial in lawsuit filed by commercial tenant seeking damages in excess of $800,000 relating to the scope of a use restriction in the commercial lease prohibiting certain types of restaurants from operating near the tenants location.

Subdivision Plat

Represented developer challenging rejection of subdivision plat

Misrepresentation Claims

Prevailed at court trial on misrepresentation claims involving a failed attempt to purchase commercial property

Misrepresentations & Breach of Contract

Obtained jury verdict in favor of sellers of home sued for misrepresentations and breach of contract relating to disclosures in sellers’ real estate condition report

Adverse Possession

Obtained favorable jury verdict in adverse possession case in favor of landowner

Dismissal – Timber Trespass

Obtained a jury verdict in favor of a Wisconsin County dismissing landowner’s timber trespass lawsuit

Permanent Injunction

Obtained permanent injunction in Vilas County action on behalf of landowners, preventing neighboring developer from using landowners’ private roadway to access new development, based on overburden of tenancy in common and application of restrictive covenants; affirmed on appeal, and published at Nettesheim v. S.G. New Age Products, Inc., 702 N.W.2d 449, 2005 WI App 169 (2005)