Jury awards landowner $2.1 million in condemnation case

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JMEH partners Luke Ellis and Justin Hodge represented a landowner in a jury trial over the disputed value of a pipeline easement. The Plaintiff pipeline company had offered $80,000. After a week-long trial, the jury returned a verdict of $1.6 million, which resulted in entry of a $2.1-million final judgment in the landowner’s favor. This case is pending on appeal.

Cause No. E200700046; Peregrine Pipeline Company, L.P. v. Eagle Ford Land Partners, L.P., In the County Court at Law No. 2, Johnson County, Texas.

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