Real Estate Damages Expert Witnesses & Hurricane Sandy Lawsuits

Real estate damages expert witnesses may give expert opinions on a wide range of issues including flood damage, hurricane damage, damage impact and related matters. In Sandy-Related Suits Against Co-ops, Condos Face Unique Challenges, the New York Law Journal reports on lawsuits filed by condo and co-op owners in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Owners are suing their building management over failure to protect their property in the disaster. NYLJ says the plaintiffs face a unique difficulty. “How can they show that the managers failed to prepare adequately for a disaster that no one had seen before?”