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Stephanie Friese Selected as Woman of Influence by Real Estate Forum

Posted by on August 15, 2017 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

Stephanie Friese1Managing partner Stephanie Friese was named to Real Estate Forum’s 2017 Women of Influence list. Friese was selected from hundreds of nominees across the country based on her achievements in, contributions to, and reputation in the commercial real estate industry. Read more here.

Pursley Friese Torgrimson Adds Travis D. Hughes as Of Counsel

Posted by on August 1, 2017 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

Screen Shot 2017-07-21 at 11.18.18 AMWe are excited to welcome Travis Hughes to our team. Travis will represent commercial real estate investors, landlords and tenants in various types of commercial real estate transactions, including leasing, acquisitions and dispositions. Read more here.

Christian Torgrimson Discusses Open Carry Laws in The Network

Posted by on June 23, 2017 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

Managing partner Christian Torgrimson explains how recent conceal carry law changes can affect retail, restaurant and hospitality operators and owners. Read her full article for The Network, here.

Stephanie Friese Named Winner of CREW Deal Of The Year Award

Posted by on June 9, 2017 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

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Managing partner Stephanie Friese was recognized as a winner of the Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Deal of the Year Award for her role helping BakerHostetler secure new office space in Midtown Atlanta. Read more here.

Stephanie Friese Discusses Vacant Property Owner Rights

Posted by on June 6, 2017 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

Partner Stephanie Friese joined WSB-TV to discuss the legal issues around a man claiming rights to a vacant property in south Atlanta. Watch the clip here.

Georgia’s New Expansion of [or Answer to] an Old Question: Using Eminent Domain for Redevelopment in a Post-Kelo World

Posted by on May 11, 2017 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

PFT attorney Elizabeth Story shares her commentary on Georgia legislation passed this week that loosens restraints on the power of eminent domain. Read her full commentary here.

MARTA Meets the Demands of Public Transportation in Atlanta Following the Partial Collapse of I-85

Posted by on April 11, 2017 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

Charles N. Pursley Jr1Charles Pursley shares his commentary on how MARTA has demonstrated a viable public transportation option for people in Atlanta following the partial collapse of I-85. Read his full commentary here.

Dillard, Arnold Obtain DeKalb County Approval for Hotel

Posted by on March 22, 2017 in Blog, events, Featured, news | 0 comments

G. Douglas Dillard1Jill Arnold1Doug Dillard and Jill Arnold successfully obtained the DeKalb County Board of County Commissioners’ approval of a Special Land Use Permit. The approval allows PFT’s client to move forward with plans for a new hotel on North Decatur Road across from DeKalb Medical Center. This development will fill a shortage of hotels for travelers to the Decatur area.  Congratulations to Doug and Jill for being a part of the development team for this project. (Reference SLUP-17-21108)

Whose Signature Is it Anyway?

Posted by on March 8, 2017 in Blog, events, Featured, news | 0 comments

Executing a real estate document? Attorney Christine Norstadt explains where most errors tend to occur, in her recent commercial real estate transaction article for The Network magazine.
Read “Whose Signature Is It Anyway.”

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