Complex Litigation Appraisal Case Studies

Description

Based on the Appraisal Institute textbook Applications in Litigation Valuation: A Pragmatist’s Guide, this seminar discusses in detail three of the book’s case studies that provide an overview of litigation strategies for appraisers who are new to litigation work, as well as a reinforcement of litigation skills for more experienced appraisers. Case study topics include title issues, continuing nuisance, and condemnation.
 
Note. Applications in Litigation Valuation: A Pragmatist’s Guide is required for this seminar. If you do not have the textbook, please order in the Online Store.
Sponsor Date Location Delivery Format State Approvals  
Appraisal Institute June 23-24, 2022 Synchronous  Check Register
Southern California Chapter September 20, 2022 Costa Mesa, CA Classroom  Check Register

Who should Enroll

  • Experienced residential and general real property appraisers interested in increasing their expertise and ability to provide services in eminent domain litigation
  • Attorneys interested in effective and efficient integration of expert valuation testimony in their trial presentations

Objectives

  • Identify important issues specific to litigation valuation assignments.
  • Evaluate competency as it relates to litigation assignments.
  • Develop an appropriate scope of work for complex litigation appraisal problems.
  • Identify appropriate valuation techniques for litigation assignments.
  • Develop an engagement letter for phased litigation assignments.
  • Identify best practices for preparation of demonstrative evidence.
  • Identify best practices for preparation for direct testimony.

Prerequisites

Successful completion of Basic Appraisal Principles and Basic Appraisal Procedures is required.

Exam

No Exam

Level

Basic/Intermediate

Program State Approval & Hours

Some AI educational programs may not be approved in every state.

Classroom
Classroom Education - A course delivered entirely in one classroom location.
 
Synchronous
Synchronous Livestream Education - Any distance education course offered by Appraisal Institute chapter or Appraisal Institute national headquarters, where the instructor and students interact simultaneously online, similar to a phone call, video chat or live webinar, or web-based meeting.
 
Synchronous
Synchronous Education - Any distance education course offered by the Appraisal Institute national headquarters where the instructor and students interact simultaneously online, similar to a phone call, video chat or live webinar, or web-based meeting.

Appraisal Institute CE Points

Attend: 75 AI Points

Class Time

7 hours

Assignments

No

Program Overview


Required and/or Recommended Equipment


System Requirements

Classroom & Synchronous
None specified

Synchronous

Additional Information

Classroom & Synchronous
Seminar Materials Include:
  • Seminar Handbook (110 pp.)
Note. Applications in Litigation Valuation: A Pragmatist’s Guide is required for this seminar and must be brought with you to class.

 

Synchronous

Seminar Materials Include:

  • Seminar Handbook (110 pp.)


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