Verdict & Settlements


Homeowner VS Contractor

Plaintiffs employed eight experts and performed a ten month investigation using state of the art technology including ground penetrating radar. Plaintiffs’ investigation conclusively established the pool was not properly constructed requiring complete … 


Homeowner VS Contractor

Plaintiffs alleged that the Defendant breached the parties’ contract, violated California laws and local building codes, and defrauded the Plaintiffs into paying sums the defendant was not entitled to.


Homeowner VS Contractor

 Plaintiffs alleged Defendant negligently constructed the pool, decking, and arbor. 


Breach of Contract

Plaintiff alleged Defendant fraudulent induced it into an oral contract for the purchase of $500,000 of brass check valves.

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