Hello! I'm Jerry
I provide expert witness testimony pertaining to home associations, apartment and retail operational issues including general management; maintenance/repairs; appropriate income and expense levels; and safety and security. I am an attorney with over 37 years experience in apartment management, consulting, and expert witness testimony. My qualifications are set out in the curriculum vitae below.
1982 - PRESENT
SIGNATURE PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
Signature Property Management specializes in the management of commercial properties as well as market-rate and affordable housing apartments, high-rise condominiums and homes associations. With a staff of 117 employees, Signature currently manages over 57 properties in the greater Kansas City and Omaha areas.
KANSAS BAR, FEDERAL BAR
I have served nineteen times as Receiver or Trustee in Kansas, Missouri, Arizona, Colorado, Texas, and Tennessee. In addition, I have managed or owned commercial property in fourteen states including retail, office multi-family affordable and market-rate units, hotel/motels, retail and other properties valued at over $ one billion in insured values. I have been involved in real estate management services for over thirty years and was co-founder and partner of Miller Nolan Real Estate. Miller Nolan was the recipient of three Resolution Trust Corporation (RTC) asset management awards of over $270 million in commercial properties located throughout the country.
Assist attorneys as needed in court preparation
Assume duties of Receiver or Trustee
Preparation for Expert Witness Testimony, Receivership or Trusteeship appointment
Due diligence. Capital needs assessment, immediate operating procedures
Court Testimony-Expert Witness Testimony, Receivership or Trusteeship
Prepare Receivership or Trusteeship short term cash flow needs projections, operating budget, management plan, marketing plan
Appointment as Receiver or Trustee, Bonding Available within 24 hours
Prepare reports and schedules for the Court as required
UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA
Bachelor of the Arts Degree
UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI
Juris Doctor degree
KANSAS BAR & FEDERAL BAR
Expert Witness Testimony
Campbell vs Foster.
Filed in the Circuit Court of Jackson County, MO Case # 1716-CV14310. Incident- November 14, 2016. Wrongful death from explosion claim. Settled.
Mary C. Ring vs. Leawood TCP, et al.
Filed in the Johnson County District Court, Case # 18CV05277, Div 2. Slip and fall in a shopping center. Settled.
Inglenook Plaza Condominiums
Filed on October 15, 2017, in the Circuit Court of Jackson County, MO at Independence, Case # 1416-CV 22236 Tonya Wolfe vs Inglenook Plaza. Slip and Fall. Jury Trial. The jury found in favor of Defendant.
Filed September 27, 2017, in the Circuit Court of Jackson County, MO. Paul Wickham vs. Manhattan Çondominium, Case #17126-CV19369. The suit was brought by an owner alleging incorrect square footage provided by the original developer. The developer’s insurance company settled.
Oaks Ridge-Plat 5
Filed on February 8, 2019, in the Circuit Court Of Jackson County, Case #1916-CV02189. Colleen Bardone vs Diamond Development. The homeowner sued the developer for ground erosion causing water into the owner’s home. Suit pending.
Ridge Pointe Apartments, Circuit Court of Jackson County, Kansas City, Missouri
Trafalgar Square Apartments, Lenexa, KS, District Court of Johnson County, KS
Highland Shopping Center, Topeka, KS, District Court of Shawnee County, KS
Hillcrest Apartments, Kansas City, KS, District Court of Wyandotte County, KS
Wanamaker Office Building, Topeka, KS, District Court of Shawnee, Kansas, KS
Hidden Valley Apts, Kansas City, MO, Circuit Court of Jackson County, MO
Suburban Office Building, Lenexa, KS, District Court of Johnson County, KS
Summit East Apts, Independence, MO, Circuit Court of Jackson County, MO
Guest House Inn, San Antonio, TX, District Court of Bexar County, TX
Regency North Apartments, Gladstone, MO, Circuit Court of Clay County, MO
North Mountain, Phoenix, AZ, Superior Court of Arizona, Maricopa County, AZ
Elmwood Park Apartments, Grandview, MO, United States District Court
Pinebrooke Condos, Overland Park KS, District Court of Johnson County, KS
Regency Hotel, Columbia, MO, Circuit Court of Boone County, MO
EXPERT WITNESS TESTIMONY
Provided court reports, depositions, and trial testimonies.
Provided consulting services to banks, thrifts, and private and commercial investors
RESOLUTION TRUST CORPORATION
Recipient of three Resolution Trust Corporation (RTC) asset management awards of over $270 million in commercial properties located throughout the country.
Managed or owned commercial property in fourteen states including multi-family units, Section 42 Tax Credit Housing, major franchised hotel/motels, office, retail, and other properties valued at over $1 Billion.
COURT APPOINTED RECEIVER AND TRUSTEE
Served as Court Appointed Receiver and Trustee in State and Federal Court in six states.