Rails to trails

We are one of the preeminent firms representing landowners who object to trail conversions on railroad right of way or who seek to be compensated for their land when it is taken for a trail. We provide links below for representative suits.

  • Bywaters v. United States, 2010 WL 3212124 (E.D. Texas, Aug. 12, 2010)
  • Bywaters v. United States, 196 F.R.D. 458 (E.D. Texas 2000) (class cert)
  • Schneider v. United States, 2008 WL 160921 (D. Neb., Jan. 15, 2008)
  • Schneider v. United States, 2003 WL 25711838 (D. Neb. 2003)
  • Hash v. United States, 2008 WL 818347 (D. Idaho, Mar. 24, 2008)
  • Hash v. United States, 2007 WL 1309548 (D. Idaho 2007)
  • Hash v. United States, 403 F.3rd 1408 (Fed. Cir. 2005)
  • Blendu v. United States, 75 Fed. Cl. 543 (2007)
  • Schmitt v. United States, 2003 WL 21057368 (S.D. Ind. 2003)
  • Swisher v. United States, 262 F.Supp.2d 1203 (D. Kan. 2003)
  • Lowers v. United States, 2001 WL 1200869 (S.D. Iowa 2001)
  • Preseault v. United States, 52 Fed. Cl. 667 (2002)