Resource Library

Free Online Legal Resources

What Is Eminent Domain?

Eminent Domain is the Fifth Amendment right for the government to "take" private property for public use.  The property "taken" must be used for a public purpose and the owners are normally compensated by the government for the fair value of their land.

Speak to an Experienced Eminent Domain Attorney Today

This article is intended to be helpful and informative. But even common legal matters can become complex and stressful. A qualified eminent domain lawyer can address your particular legal needs, explain the law, and represent you in court. Take the first step now and contact a local eminent domain attorney to discuss your specific legal situation.

Additional Eminent Domain Articles

Search LawInfo's Eminent Domain Resources

Related Topics In This Section

Find an Attorney in Your Area