Significant Cases & Resources

Condemnation Case List

Representation and Experience

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Joseph H Bocock's Bio

Representation & Experience
  • Successfully represented landowners in condemnation proceedings whose property was adjacent to the Highway 77 project and secured many millions of dollars in compensation for five different owners of five major tracts of property that included a church, an operating business tract purchased for real estate development.
  • Secured millions of dollars in settlements for landowners whose property was condemned as part of improvements by the City of Oklahoma City, including owners of the Santa Fe Depot and property subject to construction for the white water recreational facility on the Oklahoma River as well as a tract taken as part of the Core to Shore project.
  • Successfully represented the landowner of an office building and the landowner of raw land in two condemnation proceedings that were part of improvements to Broadway Extension and Interstate 44 interchange project. One of these proceedings resulted in a substantial jury verdict for the landowner of the office building.
  • Successfully represented three different landowners of raw land in three condemnation proceedings associated with the Kilpatrick Turnpike construction. Two of these proceedings resulted in substantial jury verdicts for the landowners.
  • Successfully represented Oklahoma's second-largest family-owned ranch in a two-county condemnation proceeding brought as part of the TransCanada Keystone project.
  • Secured a large jury verdict in condemnation for a business taken by the Interstate 40 expansion project.
  • Successfully represented landowners in nuisance litigation.
  • Successfully represented injured investors in arbitration and litigation proceedings.
  • Successfully represented oil and gas companies, including Bonray Energy, Eberly & Meade, GHK, and Chesapeake Energy, in arbitration hearings involving disputes with other industry businesses.
  • Successfully represented a major plastic fittings manufacturer against a major oil company in a two-week "bet the company" arbitration.
  • Successfully represented Fleming Companies in industry arbitrations in more than six states, including winning a four-week arbitration in Dallas, TX, in which claimants sought $500 million against our client.
  • Defeated a multimillion-dollar trade secrets claim against Windsor Energy after a two-week federal jury trial.
  • Defeated a multimillion-dollar breach of trust claim after a two-week federal jury trial.