Speaking Engagement:

Eminent Domain From Start to Finish

Event Information


Tuesday, April 9, 2013


9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Red Lion Hotel
Woodlake Conference Center
500 Leisure Lane
Sacramento, CA

MCLE Credit:

6.0 hours


Sponsored By:

National Business Institute (NBI)


William T. Chisum

Cydney G. Bender Reents
Joseph H. Fagundes
Brian Manning
Ralph R. Nevis III


Be prepared to effectively represent your client during condemnation proceedings! Examine the statutory requirements of the process with experienced practitioners, as well as the nuances learned from years in the field. Plus, walk through the land valuation and damages calculations from the appraiser's perspective to gain insight on how these figures are determined. You'll hear the latest on contrasting interpretations and disputes surrounding eminent domain and build essential negotiation and trial skills. Ensure these acquisitions are fair and efficient – register today!

  • Understand eminent domain statutory requirements and what damages to include in calculating just compensation.
  • Hear appraiser insights on land valuation calculations so you can ensure negotiations are fair.
  • Recognize what state and local governments should do to avoid legal missteps during proceedings.
  • Stay current on eminent domain court decisions and new legislation.
  • Adeptly advise your client on the relocation benefits and terms available.
  • Maximize your settlement negotiation skills.
  • Learn new trial strategies for selecting jurors and challenging experts' valuation opinions.


For more information and to register for the seminar, please visit the NBI website.