Below are short summaries of some of our cases. For confidentiality reasons, some of the descriptions below do not include specific case information. However, please contact us if you would like references. In addition, please note that no two cases are alike and similar results cannot be guaranteed.
This high-end DTC condominium community with ground level restaurants and shops pursued the developer for defects including flat roof failures, dangerous balcony conditions, failing concrete and asphalt flatwork as well as structural concerns in the subterranean parking garage. When settlement offers would not cover repairs to the extensive damages this community incurred, Hearn & Fleener took the case to trial where the jury awarded the association $6 million.
Represented Condominium Association containing more than 200 units. The association contacted our law firm with significant claims about water intrusion through the roofs and windows. From our investigation we also found deficiencies with concrete, drainage, and structural items. Our team of experts presented reasonable and efficient methodologies which eventually resulted in a settlement of approximately $4 Million.
These single family homes in Fort Collins were built on large deposits of bentonite, known as Colorado's expansive clays. The homeowners experienced significant damage from these soils as well as water intrusion through the roofs and windows. After several years of legal battles extending up to the Colorado Supreme Court, over $3 million dollars was recovered on behalf of the homeowners association. This case resulted in case law that helped clarify and improve upon homeowners' rights under Colorado law.
This claim arose as a result of some basement slabs heaving, water intrusion through the roofs, and problems with exterior decks. The project consisted of 72 single family homes located in Jefferson County. Our team of experts was successful in determining the cause for each of these issues and identifying proper repairs. This case was resolved at the time plaintiffs were resting their case in chief during the trial and resulted in the recovery of more than $2 Million.
A small community northwest of Denver contacted Hearn & Fleener when they began to experience water intrusion through poorly installed building envelope materials and design. Our attorneys helped them obtain the funds to repair flashings, decks, siding and more.