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Obtained Favorable Settlement for Homeowners’ Association Facing Putative Class Action

(January 2022) In a homeowner’s proposed class action against a homeowners’ association concerning numerous homeowners’ alleged easement rights over certain homeowners’ association property, following Tom Sherwood’s and Jenna Gallagher’s submission of opposition to the plaintiff’s motion for class certification, Tom Sherwood and Jenna Gallagher obtained a favorable settlement on behalf of the homeowners’ association.

Obtained Post-Bankruptcy Renewal Money Judgment Lien

(October 2021) Tom Sherwood and Amy Abbandondelo successfully prosecuted on behalf of a judgment creditor a contested proceeding to obtain a renewal real property lien of its money judgment following the judgment debtor’s discharge in bankruptcy.

  • Posted on: Oct 11 2021
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Successfully Protected a Junior Lienholder’s Lien against a Condominium Unit by Challenging the Condominium Board’s Inflated First-Priority Lien

(August 2021) Jim Truitt and Jenna Gallagher successfully moved for summary judgment on behalf of a junior lien holder in a condominium lien foreclosure action, reducing the amount claimed due and owing by the condominium board under its senior lien, thereby increasing the likelihood surplus monies would be available to satisfy their client’s junior lien […]

Favorably Resolved Legal Malpractice Action  

(August 2021) Jim Truitt and Amy Abbandondelo resolved the action of its client, a real estate developer, against the developer’s former attorney arising from the former attorney’s alleged legal malpractice in representing the developer in a prior action for specific performance of a real estate purchase contract, obtaining a favorable settlement for the developer after […]

  • Posted on: Aug 11 2021
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Negotiated Commercial Land Lease

(June 2020) Amy Abbandondelo counseled a franchisee in the negotiation and drafting of a land lease to secure the site of its franchise operations.

  • Posted on: Jun 2 2020
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Obtained Vacatur of Improper UCC Sale

(May 2020) Amy Abbandondelo negotiated the vacatur of a lender’s improper sale of its cooperative UCC lien without the need for litigation, permitting the cooperative owner to sell the unit for a profit.

  • Posted on: May 1 2020
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