Case Results

Mark Weinstein, Esq. has served as Special Assistant Attorney General (SAAG) for the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) since 2001. Mr. Weinstein also represents local governments, brokers, agents and small and large private property owners. He has closed hundreds real estate transactions and litigated hundreds of cases.

Sample CLIENT CASE RESULTS FOR CONDEMNING AUTHORITIES:

DOT v. AJK Group, Inc. et al., Cobb Co. Sup. Ct. Civil Action File No. 05-1-5080-05: Condemnee Trial Testimony $1,084,000; DOT Trial Testimony $133,000; Jury Verdict: $133,000.

Georgia 400 Industrial Park, Inc. v. Dept. of Transp., Forsyth Co. Sup. Ct. Civil Action File No. 04CV-0656: Condemnee claim for $950,000 in business losses dismissed based on successful Motion for Summary Judgment, Condemnee business loss recovery: $0.00.

Sample CLIENT RESULTS FOR CONDEMNEES:

Forsyth County – 2014 Mullinax/Union Hill Project.  County’s initial offer to client: $44,579.00.  Actual settlement obtained for client: $80,000.00 – an increase of 79%

Forsyth County – 2014 Mullinax/Union Hill Project.  County claimed the property owner agreed to ‘donate’ the property pursuant to a zoning condition, thus offered no compensation.  Actual settlement obtained for client: $200,000.

Forsyth County – 2014 Mullinax/Union Hill Project. County’s initial offer to client: $2,368.00.  Actual settlement obtained for client: $8,372.00 – an increase of 253%.

Cobb County – 2014 Cheatham Hill Rd Project.  County’s initial offer to client: $611.00.  Actual settlement obtained for client: $3500.00 – an increase of 472%

Forsyth County – 2014 Old Atlanta Phase II Project.

  • Initial offer: $24,675.00     Actual Settlement: $42,735.00 – an increase of 73%
  • Initial offer: $4,432.00       Actual Settlement: $15,000.00 – an increase of 238%
  • Initial offer: $2,500.00       Actual Settlement: $7,350.00 – an increase of 194%
  • Initial offer: $12,625.00     Actual Settlement: $14,500.00 – an increase of 14%
  • Initial offer: $1,991.00        Actual Settlement: $9,000.00 – an increase of 352%
  • Initial offer: $5,729.00       Actual Settlement: $22,615.00 – an increase of 294%

Forsyth County v. Horace Trammell, et al., Civil Action File No. 98CV-1289, Forsyth County’s highest offer prior to litigation $15,900. Early settlement obtained for client $25,666.49, an increase of $9,766.49 approximately 60%.

Forsyth County v. Golda Trammell, et al., Civil Action File No. 98CV-1290, Forsyth County’s highest offer prior to litigation $7,200. Early settlement obtained for client $12,588.22, an increase of $5,388.22 approximately 75%.

Forsyth v. County v. Bobby Trammell, et al., Civil Action File No. 98CV-1288, Forsyth County’s highest offer prior to litigation $11,570. Early settlement obtained for client $20,245.29, an increase of $8,675.29 approximately 75%.

Gwinnett County v. Cenland Associates Limited Partnership, et al., Gwinnett County Civil Action File No. 00-A03242-51. Gwinnett County’s highest offer prior to litigation $50,800. Early settlement obtained for $67,300, an increase of $16,500, approximately 33%.

Gwinnett County v. Cenland Associates Limited Partnership, et al., Indian Trail Road Project, Parcel 14, Gwinnett County’s highest offer prior to litigation $94,000. Early settlement obtained for $120,000, an increase of $26,000, approximately 28%.

Disclaimer: These are representative cases. Each case is individual in nature. Similar results are not guaranteed.