Additional Practice Areas
North Carolina Lawyers for Business Torts & Land Condemnation
At Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau, we handle a number of other cases.
This includes business torts, or claims brought on individuals for wrongdoing
when one company takes advantage of an individual or another business.
These claims can be extremely complicated and often require skilled representation in court.
These cases require an in-depth knowledge of the law and the skill to bring
your case in front of a judge. Call our North Carolina lawyers at (919)
Fraud is one of the most common claim and occurs when one party intentionally
deceives another to gain money, land, or some other advantage. A lawyer
experienced in fraud cases can prove how the defendant misrepresented
or omitted information and establish the resulting losses you or your
In North Carolina, victims of fraud may recover punitive damages in addition
to actual losses. Punitive damages are designed to punish the defendant
for intentional or reckless misconduct and to deter others from engaging
in the same misconduct.
Experience Makes a Difference
In serious or complicated cases, such as land condemnation, where the government
seizes your property for public use, our lawyers have extensive experience.
Eminent domain issues can be complex, especially when procedures were
not followed. Remember that you have the right to defend your property,
receive a notice in a timely manner, and obtain fair compensation.
Our North Carolina attorneys have a successful track record. We have litigated
cases in the state and federal courts of North Carolina, South Carolina,
Maryland, Florida, Arizona, and Texas on behalf of business owners and
individuals. Attorney Don Strickland took part in the 1998
In re American Honda Motor Co., Inc., Dealerships Relations Litigation case, in which $78 million went to the firm's 16 clients. In related
litigation, Don Strickland negotiated another recovery of an additional
$60 million from Honda in 2002.
Unfair & Deceptive Practices
Deceptive trade practices are generally categorized as unethical business
transactions that cause harm to or deceive consumers or other business
owners. In North Carolina, victims of unfair and deceptive trade practices
are entitled to have their damages trebled and may recover attorney fees as well.
Further, in land condemnation cases, the government takes private property
for public use.
This includes taking one’s private property without paying just compensation:
- Houses and condominiums
- Family farms
- Commercial property
- Offices and manufacturing facilities
Contact Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau today for a
consultation on your legal matter.