Eminent Domain: Key Questions in the Condemnation Process


Eminent domain and condemnation require a series of steps from early review and analysis through the final judgment of condemnation. Although each jurisdiction, or each act under which eminent domain is to be exercised, is slightly different, there are seven key questions to answer in your evaluation and handling of a condemnation action. This practice note examines these key questions and provides guidance and best practices for the condemnor, the landowner, and their counsel.