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City of Mission Woods Drops Eminent Domain Proceeding

Spencer Thomson of Thomson Walker, LLC successfully represented the ground tenant of the commercial building at 1968 Shawnee Mission Parkway in Mission Woods, Kansas in its efforts against the town’s eminent domain proceedings. Mission Woods decided not to pursue its condemnation of the building at the current time.

For additional details and story background, please visit the Kansas City Star article: Mission Woods drops condemnation effort at 1968 Shawnee Mission Parkway

Thomson Walker Fights Eminent Domain in Mission Woods, Kansas

Thomson Walker has been engaged by the owners of an office building in Mission Woods, Kansas to fight an eminent domain proceeding that would condemn the building on Shawnee Mission Parkway. As one of only two attorneys in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area to be recognized by Best Lawyers for Eminent Domain Law, Spencer Thomson is well-versed to represent the building owner who denies that the building is unfit.

For a summary of the history and eminent domain proceedings, see The Prairie Village Post article “Mission Woods holds off on using eminent domain to acquire Shawnee Mission Parkway Building”

Thomson Walker Participating in Emporia, Kansas Development

Thomson Walker is advising Emporia Land Development, LLC in the developer’s efforts to bring a new multi-user development to Emporia, Kansas. Initial details were released by the Emporia Gazette on February 8, 2014:

“Developers behind grocery store, retail project”

For more information about the project, please contact Spencer Thomson at 816.875.3313.