Case Conclusion Date:October 2, 2009
Practice Area:Construction / Development
Outcome:Partial case dispostion on pre-trial motion leading to favorable settlement.
Description:Complaint for Cancellation and Release of Mechanic's Liens in excess of $1.7MM recorded on a large scale residential development project, and consolidated Complaint for Foreclosure of Mechanic's Lien. Roman Whittaker, representing the developer against the general contractor/lien claimant, was able to reduce the lien by nearly $1.1MM on a pre-trial motion, leading to a settlement of the entire action with the lien claimant actually paying the developer six figures.