public agencies and schools practice

Our attorneys have successfully represented public agencies and school districts in a variety of matters.

    • City of Portland – Major League Soccer
    • Ball Janik LLP’s Real Estate practice represented the City of Portland in its efforts to renovate PGE Park, an existing AAA Baseball stadium, into a Major League Soccer stadium that would become home to the MLS Portland Timbers.

    • City of Portland – PGE Park AAA Baseball
    • The Real Estate practice represented the City of Portland in all aspects of its project to renovate its aging Civic Stadium into a AAA baseball stadium with corporate skyboxes and other amenities.

    • Condemnation and Litigation for Beaverton School District
    • Ball Janik LLP represented the Beaverton School District, providing condemnation guidance and litigation counsel and trial support, in connection with the District’s efforts to acquire approximately 45 acres for development of a future public high school. The property consisted of two parcels, one owned by the Ward family trusts (30.73 acres), and the other by the Crescent Grove Cemetery Association (15.67 acres). On behalf of the District, Ball Janik filed two condemnation lawsuits against the owners of the properties.