Partners Doug Dillard and Julie Sellers successfully challenged the rezoning of a client’s property before the Gwinnett County Superior Court in Roberts v. Gwinnett County. The Court found the zoning was unconstitutional, null and void. On October 9th, the Fulton County Daily Report featured the victory in “Judge Calls Foul on Rezoning Around Gwinnett Braves Ballpark,” highlighting the Court’s ruling. According to the Order, the County’s errors include allowing a non-owner to apply for rezoning without consent of the owner, publishing legal notices of the rezoning hearing that erroneously identify the owner as Brand Properties, and failing to post proper signs on each parcel to give notice of the...Read More
Pursley Friese Torgrimson’s Angela Robinson to Present at the 3rd Annual “Issues in Condemnation” Seminar!
Attorney Angela D. Robinson will be presenting at The Seminar Group’s upcoming 3rd annual Issues in Condemnation seminar on October 7, 2015 at the Embassy Suites at Centennial Olympic Park, Atlanta. Robinson’s presentation “Annual Updates in Eminent Domain Case Law” will provide a review of the recent appellate court decisions involving Georgia eminent domain and condemnation law. Click here to learn more about the...Read More
Pursley Friese Torgrimson Congratulates Partner Lou Papera for being selected to Urban Land Institute’s Leadership for 2015-2016!
Partner Lou Paper has been invited to become a member of ULI Urban Land Institute (ULI) Atlanta’s Center for Leadership Class of 2016. Papera joins a select group of 35 individuals chosen as emerging leaders in the real estate and land use industries for the Class of 2016. Returning for its seventh year running, the ULI Center for Leadership is a nine-month program that focuses on the issues and leadership required to create a sustainable Atlanta region. The Center for Leadership is an invaluable program for any emerging leader in Atlanta real estate. It brings together the best-of-the-best from every aspect of the industry in an environment of collaboration and honesty. Its mission is to cultivate leadership and life-strategy skills by teaching emerging leaders in the real estate and land use industries how the Atlanta region gets built. Congratulations to Lou! Click here to learn more about this exciting...Read More
Managing Partner Christian Torgrimson will present at the Annual Conference of the National Association for Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) in Hollywood, CA on September 18th. Christian will join a panel of in-house and outside attorneys to lead a discussion of open carry liability, data breaches and financial issues for restaurant, retail and hospitality owners and...Read More
Best Lawyers publication has named Partner Charles Pursley and Partner Doug Dillard to its 2016 list of Best Lawyers . This is the third consecutive year that Charles has received this peer recognition for eminent domain and condemnation and the second consecutive year for Doug in zoning and land use. Congratulations Charles and...Read More
Stephanie Friese moderated the commercial real estate panel for Real Estate Bisnow Atlanta’s June event at the St. Regis Hotel. The panel discussed the rise of Class A office space development and submarkets in and around Atlanta. Read more about the panel discussions...Read More