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Excellence in Eminent Domain, Real Estate and Trusts & Estates
The attorneys at Sullivan, Workman & Dee are available to meet telephonically, through remote electronic means, or in person. Please contact our office at (626) 656-8700 to discuss meeting options that will suit your case and circumstances.


Since its inception, Sullivan, Workman & Dee, LLP has been dedicated to protecting private property rights and seeking greater compensation for property and business owners threatened with an eminent domain situation.

For over 55 years, our attorneys have handled thousands of eminent domain and inverse condemnation matters resulting in jury verdicts and settlements that have provided our clients with hundreds of millions of dollars in just compensation.

We also provide full-service representation in the focused areas of general real estate and real estate litigation, land use and zoning, estate planning, probate and trust administration, elder law, general business and business litigation, employment discrimination and wrongful termination, and sales representatives and commission disputes.

We have handled matters involving virtually every type of property use from A to Z.

View an Interview with Firm Partner, Gary Kovacic, as he discusses eminent domain and development in California.

This list includes apartment buildings, auto dealerships, automotive repair, banks, car washes, churches, colleges and universities, commercial complexes, condominiums, convenience stores, dairies, distribution facilities, employment agencies, fast food units, farms, food processing plants, gas stations, glass fabricators, golf courses, grocery stores, hotels and motels, hospitals, industrial parks, investment properties, islands, liquor stores, manufacturing facilities, malls and shopping centers, missions, museums, non-profit organizations, office buildings, orchards, packing facilities, paint stores, parking lots, parks, quarries, railroad rights of way, ranches, restaurants, retail stores, RV and self-storage facilities, schools, single-family dwellings, special use properties, subdivisions, vacant land, vineyards, warehouses, and zinc and other mineral reserves. Whether you are looking for an Eminent Domain Attorney or Lawyer in Los Angeles, or an Eminent Domain Attorney or Lawyer in California, we can help.

We offer our clients:

  • Experienced trial lawyers with successful track records
  • Practical and efficient business and legal problem-solvers
  • Tough and effective negotiators to help close your deal or settle your case
  • Seasoned and ethical counsel acutely aware of the legal, political, financial,
    and cultural challenges that may affect your matter

We do not charge for an initial consultation.
To schedule a free consultation please call us toll free at (800) 717-4990 or (866) 399-8679.
We look forward to meeting with you at a time and location convenient for you.



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Inglewood VFW Post 2122, standing in the way of the $2 billion extension of the Crenshaw/LAX light rail line into the South Bay, had to go.  But when Metro offered $650,000 for the Florence Avenue building that housed the group for more than 80 years, post commander Sherrod Conyers was surprised.  The money wasn’t enough to allow the nonprofit Veterans of Foreign Wars post to find another building in the community to accommodate its 320 largely Latino and black retired military members and associated programs.*