Underground water percolating through the soil is often sought by the owner of the overlaying property for personal or commercial use. In order to resolve disputes for underground water use, the legal system has developed a number of rules. The following rules are generally applicable to underground water, depending on the state or jurisdiction:
If you are experiencing a dispute over an underground water supply, you may find the advice of a property attorney to be extremely helpful. Because of the complex nature of this area of law, the counsel of an experienced property attorney can help determine the best possible solution to your legal problem.
Last Modified: 05-09-2014 12:48 PM PDTLaw Library Disclaimer
We've helped more than 4 million clients find the right lawyer – for free. Present your case online in minutes. LegalMatch matches you to pre-screened lawyers in your city or county based on the specifics of your case. Within 24 hours experienced local lawyers review it and evaluate if you have a solid case. If so, attorneys respond with an offer to represent you that includes a full attorney profile with details on their fee structure, background, and ratings by other LegalMatch users so you can decide if they're the right lawyer for you.