Goldstein, Rikon, Rikon & Houghton, P.C. is pleased to announce that Michael Rikon has been named to the 2015 Edition of Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Rikon was named in the category of Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law. Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public.
Michael Rikon contacted officials of the village of Haverstraw, who owe AAA Electricians more than $6.2 million, including the additional payment for the property, accumulated interest and legal costs, following an eminent domain case handled by the firm.
Michael Rikon comments on the liklihood of success Fire Island property owners might have blocking government condemnation to replace properties damaged by superstorm Sand with protective sand dunes.
Michael Rikon was interviewed concerning a case where he represents a former property owner whose potential refund of an advance payment was reduced compared to the original advance.
Jamie Sinclair spoke at the Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession: The State of Diversity and Inclusion in the Legal Profession conference held at Baker & McKenzie, LLP in Washington, D.C. on November 13, 2013.
Goldstein Rikon Rikon & Houghton represents the owners of 730-40 Atlantic Avenue, which was condemned by New York State via the Empire State Development Corporation to make room for the Atlantic Yards Project.