Stokes O'Brien

Business and Real Estate Litigation

Settle Your Property Disputes with a Real Estate Attorney

Posted in Business and Real Estate Litigation on March 16, 2020

Physical boundaries and land ownership can often be arduous matters. Real estate easements and encroachments are common in the real estate industry and can impact commercial and residential property owners. Individuals who own property, such as land or any permanently attached buildings, have specific rights to use these assets as they please.  It is crucial for property owners to stay… READ MORE

Real Property Attorneys Provide Invaluable Help

Posted in Business and Real Estate Litigation on February 18, 2020

What is “real property”? It is land along with any attached property to the land that is not movable. Real properties include roads, buildings, machinery and canals. Attachments can be man-made and/or natural resources. The term is often used when describing land law. It includes land and any interest or estate in land.  Real Property Classification Real property is classified… READ MORE

Learn About Water Rights From Our Attorneys

Posted in Business and Real Estate Litigation on January 15, 2020

The State of California defines water right as “a legal entitlement authorizing water to be diverted from a specified source and put to beneficial, non-wasteful use. Water rights are property rights, but their holders do not own the water itself. They possess the right to use it…” Learn more about water rights and how our attorneys can help. Water Allocation… READ MORE

Real Estate Laws Cover a Wide Area

Posted in Business and Real Estate Litigation on December 15, 2019

The average person defines “real estate,” as land ownership and/or use of land. Real estate laws, sometimes referred to as “property laws,” typically cover the right to own, use, and enjoy the land and its man-made additions. Whether we are homeowners, renters, landlords, home sellers or buyers, all of us are affected by real estate laws directly or indirectly. Real… READ MORE

Breach of Contract: An Overview

Posted in Business and Real Estate Litigation on September 15, 2019

In a perfect world, companies and individuals consistently honor all signed agreements and contracts. Oftentimes, however, reality bites! Contracts are breached, resulting from either an individual or an organization refusing or failing to carry-out specifics from a contract without a justifiable or rightful reason. Broken promises can cause tremendous frustration, economic damage, and emotional instability for all parties involved. Staying… READ MORE