Kevin Brogan specializes in the trial of real estate and business cases, with a particular emphasis on eminent domain and inverse condemnation matters. He has substantial experience in the trial of jury and nonjury matters in state and federal courts, as well as before administrative tribunals and other forums. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.
Inverse Condemnation — Mr. Brogan represented the owner of the historically designated El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood which was threatened with structural damage due to adjacent MTA subway construction. To avoid such damage, the theatre installed additional foundation structures, and sought compensation from the MTA under an inverse condemnation theory. The Court of Appeal found that compensation must be awarded. Cuna Mutual v. Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (2003) 108 Cal.App.4th 382