Papera Helps ULI Counsel Friends of Little Five Points

As a member of the ULI Center for Leadership Class of 2016, Partner Lou Papera and several other members of the class recently worked on a mini-technical assistance program (mTAP) with the Friends of Little Five Points Park organization to review and address a land use issue in the Little Five Points community. The effort involved a formal presentation to Friends of Little Five Points Park at the Horizon Theatre on May 3 on the future of...

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Managing Partner Christian Torgrimson Presents at the 2016 NAMWOLF Business Meeting!

Managing Partner Christian Torgrimson spoke at the Business Meeting of the National Association for Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) in New Orleans. Christian presented with a panel of in-house counsel on “Unexpected Issues with Eating, Shopping and Sleeping: What is on the Minds of Restaurant, Retail & Hospitality”. The panel discussion addressed a variety of topics for the retail, restaurant, and hospitality industries,...

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Managing Partner Stephanie Friese and Partner Lou Papera featured in Bisnow.

Bisnow recently featured Managing Partner Stephanie Friese and Partner Lou Papera at NAIOP Night on February 18th at the St. Regis in Buckhead. NAIOP is a professional commercial real estate organization for developers, owners and investors of office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate across North America. NAIOP Night brings together industry insiders from across the Atlanta metro area (and beyond) to showcase and celebrate Atlanta’s...

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Pursley Friese Togrimson Attorneys Recognized as 2016 Super Lawyers!

Managing Partners Stephanie Friese (Aron) and Christian Torgrimson, Partners Charles Pursley and Julie Sellers were recognized as Super Lawyers, and Associate Christine Norstadt was recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine 2016. Stephanie Friese and Christine Norstadt were recognized in Real Estate, Christian Torgrimson and Charles Pursley were recognized in Eminent Domain, and Julie Sellers was recognized in Land Use/Zoning....

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Partner Julie Sellers appointed to the Atlanta Urban Design Commission!

Atlanta City Council appointed Partner Julie Sellers as the newest Urban Design Commission (UDC) member.   The UDC is the agency responsible for developing and administering Atlanta’s historic preservation and urban design activities.  Julie brings a legal perspective and land use experience when reviewing proposed development within the City’s historic and landmarked areas and buildings.  As part of the UDC, Julie will also review proposed...

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Attorney Elizabeth Story Selected for GAWL Leadership Academy!

The Georgia Association for Women Lawyers (GAWL) recently selected Attorney Elizabeth Story to its exclusive Leadership Academy for 2016. The Leadership Academy is an intensive year-long program designed to help future women leaders cultivate meaningful and practical leadership skills for use within their law practice and community. Congratulations...

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