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Pursley Friese Torgrimson Provides Expertise at Summer School Lunch & Learn

Posted by on July 3, 2013 in Blog, events, news | 0 comments

IMG_4749 Managing Partners Stephanie Friese (Aron) and Christian Torgrimson and Attorney Christine Norstadt presented at a “Summer School Lunch & Learn” hosted by Stream Realty Partners, ASD, and Crocker Partners on June 19, 2013. The panel discussion highlighted issues such as expansion options and rights of first refusal in commercial leases, what to do when a tenant/landlord/property manager learns of a condemnation action, and post-foreclosure rights of tenants and landlords. Pursley Friese Torgrimson prepared a series of handouts for those who attended:

Attorney Christine Norstadt Organizes Georgia Tech Bar Association Lunch & Learn

Posted by on July 3, 2013 in Blog, events, news | 0 comments

On May 8, 2013, Attorney Christine Norstadtgeorgia-tech-bar-association-logo-80px, President of the Georgia Tech Bar Association, organized a Lunch & Learn with U.S. District Judge Timothy C. Batten, Sr., a Georgia Tech alumnus who currently presides over cases in the Atlanta and Newnan divisions of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia. Judge Batten shared his thoughts on recent cases related to gun control and gun violence as well as the effect of social media in the courtroom.

101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in Atlanta

Posted by on June 21, 2013 in Blog, events, news | 0 comments

Pursley Friese Torgrimson earned the designation of Atlanta’s “Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” 2013 by the National Association for Business Resources, which identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in their human resource practices and employee enrichment. Read Corp! magazine’s feature on Atlanta’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For for more information on this award.

Welcome Monica Owens, Kim Aaron, and Rachel Neufeld!

Posted by on June 20, 2013 in Blog, events, news | 0 comments

Attorney Monica Owens, paralegal Kim Aaron and legal intern Rachel Neufeld have joined the commercial real estate legal team at Pursley Friese Torgrimson. Read more about the new staff in PFT’s June Press Release.

CREW Atlanta Recognizes Friese with Impact Award

Posted by on June 18, 2013 in Blog, news | 0 comments

crew award Managing Partner Stephanie Friese (Aron) received CREW Atlanta’s 2013 Member-to-Member Business Impact Award. The award is given annually to a member who consistently demonstrates an extraordinary commitment to marshal CREW talent, resulting in measurable business for other CREW members. CREW’s Impact Awards celebrate women in commercial real estate. A member of CREW since 2002, Stephanie served as the organization’s president in 2009 and held a variety of other CREW leadership roles during the past 13 years. In her law practice, Stephanie represents commercial real estate clients in both transactional and litigation matters across the United States. Congratulations Stephanie!

Torgrimson Comments on Condemnation Issue in Clayton County Georgia

Posted by on June 17, 2013 in Blog, news | 0 comments

The Clayton County School Board wants to condemn and tear down the Regal Forest apartment community to build a new school in Morrow, Ga. Families living in the 116-unit complex want to keep their homes at Regal Forest. Managing Partner Christian Torgrimson, who represents the owner of the private residential community, spoke to local media about the matter. Read more about the eminent domain and condemnation issue in Morrow, Ga. Watch the video about this eminent domain and condemnation issue in Morrow, Ga.
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Pursley Friese Torgrimson’s Angela Robinson to Present at the Eminent Domain Seminar, “Issues in Condemnation” at Hyatt Midtown

Posted by on June 4, 2013 in Blog, events, news | 0 comments

News: On September 12, 2013: Angela Robinson will join a faculty group of Georgia’s leading attorneys with extensive practical experience in eminent domain to speak at the “Issues in Condemnation” Seminar at Hyatt Midtown. This seminar is put on by The Seminar Group and is geared towards educating those individuals involved in the governmental land acquisition process—attorneys, appraisers, government officials, or land owners. Angela’s presentation will focus specifically on the changes to the evidence code that impact eminent domain proceedings. CLICK HERE to visit the Seminar’s website for more information.

Pursley Friese Torgrimson Collects 100% of $75K Judgment

Posted by on June 4, 2013 in Blog, news | 0 comments

News: On May 21, 2013: Pursley Friese Torgrimson collects for landlord/owner, through post judgment garnishment, 100% of $75K judgment against tenant in default.

Pursley Friese Torgrimson Supports CREW Atlanta’s First Annual Charity Golf Tournament at East Lake

Posted by on May 31, 2013 in Blog, events, news | 0 comments

News: On May 2, 2013: Founding partners Charles Pursley, Stephanie Friese and Christian Torgrimson manned the snack station at the 15th hole at the historic East Lake Golf Club, helping CREW Atlanta raise funds to benefit the CREW Foundation and the Atlanta Women’s Foundation. In all, the tournament raised $10,000 for these charitable organizations!

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Team Pursley Friese Torgrimson at the 11th Annual NCR Sprint For Cancer to Benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Posted by on May 23, 2013 in Blog, events, news | 0 comments

News: On April 27, 2013: Braving a very cold and rainy Saturday, Team PFT walked, rolled, ran and sprinted across the finish line with friends and family at the NCR Sprint For Cancer at Perimeter Mall in Dunwoody, Georgia. Sponsored by NCR Corporation, the 5K-10K-Fun Run raised money for cancer research, benefiting the Aflac Cancer Center of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.


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