Experience Details

Representation: Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Co. v. City of Houston, 171 S.W.3d 240 (Tex. App. - Houston [14th Dist.] 2005, no pet.)
Participating Attorneys: Cortell, Nina, Rutter, Kent
Services: Appellate, Constitutional Law, Real Estate Appeals
2005

Description: Obtained reversal of a judgment denying a railroad's right to condemn property for a proposed rail line, resulting in rendition of a judgment confirming the railroad's right to condemn under the doctrine of federal preemption.