DILLARD LAND INVESTMENTS, LLC v. FULTON COUNTY Featured in Fulton Daily Report

PFT’s recent win before the Supreme Court in Dillard v. Fulton County was featured in the Daily Report on July 24th. The article, titled “High Court: Fulton on Hook to Buy Property for $5M”, reviewed the County’s attempt to dismiss the case after a special master award they thought was too high. The correct procedure for disputing an award would be appeal. However, as Charles is quoted saying “[i]t’s clear this was an intentional,...

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Georgia Supreme Court rules in favor of PFT

PFT’s condemnation team, led by Partner Charles Pursley along with Associate Angela Robinson, won a major victory in the Georgia Supreme Court last week in Dillard Land Investments, LLC v. Fulton County, a condemnation case involving the taking of commercial property. The Supreme Court affirmed that a condemnor cannot unilaterally dismiss a case once the special master award has been finalized. The impact of the decision ensures property...

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Managing Partner Christian Torgrimson awarded AV Preeminent Ranking

Martindale Hubbell has recognized Managing Partner Christian Torgrimson’s practice with an AV Preeminent rating – their highest rating available. A combination of ethical standards and legal ability performance determines an AV Preeminent ranking. Christian’s peer reviewers have acknowledged her as AV Preeminent in the areas of Eminent Domain and Real...

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Stephanie Friese Presents 2014 CREW Member to Member Business Award

Stephanie Friese, recipient of the 2013 Member to Member Business Award, presented the 2014 Award for The Coca-Cola Company IT Center of Excellence at The SunTrust Gardens building.  Individuals pictured from L to R are:  Ann Cone, Prudential, Esther Reifman, LCG-CI; Sabine Apollon-Lopez, LCG-CI; Kimberly Morton, LCG-CI; Stephanie Friese Aron, Pursley Friese Torgrimson; Equata James, Leapley Construction; Lynne O’Brien, The Coca-Cola...

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Associate Angela Robinson Graduates from ULI Leadership Program

  Associate Angela Robinson successfully completed ULI Atlanta’s Center for Leadership program and graduated with the 2014 class on May 8th. The goal of the program is to develop tomorrow’s leaders who share the ULI mission “to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities”. During the course of the nine-month program, participants had an opportunity to address a...

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PFT Negotiates $31.9M in Office, Retail and Industrial Leasing Transactions in the Second Quarter of 2014

Read about the judgments, collections and settlements that attorneys of Pursley Friese Torgrimson recently obtained on behalf of business clients related to private property condemned for government use, workouts/recoveries with financial lending institutions, injuries related to leased premises and real estate purchases/transactions. Find more information here.  ...

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