Tracy Collins is an attorney who has practiced in the litigation department at Waller Smith & Palmer for 30 years, and with the land conservation department for 15 years. She is the co-counsel with John Pritchard, President of the Lyme Land Conservation Trust in the case entitled Lyme Land Conservation Trust v. Platner. The case involved violations of a conservation restriction on protected property in Lyme, Connecticut bordered on three side by water. Attorney Collins and her firm tried the case and defended the appeal in which the Connecticut Supreme Court upheld the trial court's rulings that Beverly Platner violated the conservation restriction and ordered the property to be restored, ordered $350,000 in punitive damages and $300,000 in attorney's fees.
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- D10. Easement and Preserve Violations: When to Turn Off the Nice Switch
October 13, 2018
10:30 AM - Noon