Daily Journal Recognizes Miller Barondess’ $5 Million Verdict
The April 25, 2011 edition of the Daily Journal highlights Miller Barondess’ jury verdict win in an article titled Developer Gets $5 Million Verdict. Brian Procel, alongside his partner Skip Miller, represented real estate developer SunCal Companies in their victory.
SunCal Companies accused a pair of entities in backing out of a land sale because the property values had tripled during the real estate boom. After a jury trial, Procel’s client was awarded $5 million in damages.
In addition to the multimillion-dollar verdict, the article highlights the fact that this was Procel’s first jury trial and a great accomplishment for Miller Barondess. Managing Partner of Miller Barondess, Skip Miller, states, “I’m very proud of Brian – he went up against a very seasoned opposing counsel.” Procel was subsequently honored in the Daily Journal’s List of Top 20 Under 40.