Leasing Team Success Highlighted by Bisnow

Managing Partner Stephanie Friese was featured in Bisnow’s recent “To Sell or Not to Sell Retail” newsletter. The summary highlighted the firm’s accomplishments this year, and focused on the successes of Stephanie’s leasing team that includes attorneys Lou Papera and Christine...

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Leadership CREW Names Torgrimson Among its Class of 2014

Commercial Real Estate Women Atlanta recently selected Managing Partner Christian Torgrimson to its exclusive leadership program for 2014. Leadership CREW focuses on developing future women leaders in commercial real estate. The 10-month program spans a spectrum of interactive topics each month focused on professional and personal growth in the areas of strategy, conflict resolution, change management, team building and communication....

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Pursley Friese Togrimson Congratulates our Partners on Their 2014 SuperLawyers Designations!

Managing Partners Christian Torgrimson and Stephanie Friese, and Partner Charles Pursley were all recognized by Super Lawyers in 2014. Christian was further honored by Super Lawyers magazine as a 2014 Georgia Super Lawyer, as one of the Top 100 Lawyers in Georgia, and as one of the Top 50 Women Lawyers in Georgia for 2014. Super Lawyers also recognized Stephanie as a Rising Star in Georgia for 2014. We are very excited at the acclaim our...

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Papera Represents Office Lease Ranked Among Atlanta’s Top 10 Office Leases

Kudos to PFT Attorney Lou Papera who provided transaction assistance for an acquisition involving more than 125,000 square feet of office space comprised of three related leases; a renewal on office space of more than 90,000 square feet plus two new leases for more than 27,000 square feet and 9,000 square feet, respectively. PFT’s client office lease ranked among Atlanta’s Top 10 Office Leases for 2013 by Real Estate Bisnow. Read more about top...

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Partner Charles Pursley Speaks before the Georgia Supreme Court

The Supreme Court of Georgia heard oral argument from Partner Charles Pursley Monday morning in a condemnation matter involving Fulton County. Mr. Pursley’s argument addressed the County’s improper abandonment of a condemnation based on an award of compensation by a special master. The presentation highlighted Mr. Pursley’s extensive 30+ years of experience in representing both condemnees and condemnors in all condemnation procedures, including...

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Welcome Emily McClendon!

Emily McClendon, a 2014 juris doctorate candidate at Georgia State University, joins Pursley Friese Torgrimson as a law clerk. She previously served as a legal intern for Emory-Turner Environmental Law Clinic, Cobb County Community Development and Urban Land Institute. McClendon soon will complete her certificate in environmental and land use law. She earned her master’s degree in city and regional planning and her bachelor’s degree in biology...

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