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Freedom of Religion in the Zoning Process

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

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Partner Doug Dillard will speak during the ICLE Hotel Series event, sponsored by the State Bar of Georgia, in Cartagena, Columbia, on Saturday, January 26, 2017. Dillard will present “Freedom of Religion in the Zoning Process.” Dillard has represented several religious groups successfully in zoning matters with the cities of Lilburn, Kennesaw, Alpharetta and others in the State of Georgia. Attendees of the weekend event qualify for 12 CLE hours. Click here for a full agenda for the event and for registration details.

 

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Friese Part of “Bisnow’s Women Changing the Game”

Posted by on December 31, 2016 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

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Managing Partner Stephanie Friese participated in a panel discussion with other women leaders in commercial real estate during Atlanta Bisnow’s Women Changing the Game event on December 13 in Atlanta. Congrats to all the participants and Bisnow for a great event focused on women in commercial real estate!

Papera Closes 587K+ SF of Leases in 2016

Posted by on December 31, 2016 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

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Partner Lou Papera has helped clients close on more than 587K square feet of lease space this year. Transactions include the lease of a 140,000 square foot industrial building in Suwanee; a 38,000 square foot office lease in Nashville; a 68,000 square foot skyscraper office space lease in Midtown Atlanta; a 110,000 square foot office lease in Peachtree Corners, as well as other large deals for office space (several in excess of 100,000 square feet) in Buckhead, Kennesaw, and Duluth. Congratulations Lou!

Pursley, Torgrimson to Present at State Bar Eminent Domain Section Annual CLE & Meeting – February 2017

Posted by on December 15, 2016 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

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Charles Pursley and Christian Torgrimson are presenting during the State Bar Eminent Domain Section Annual CLE & Meeting on February 23, 2017, in Atlanta. For more information or to register, visit: 
http://www.iclega.org/schedule.html

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Torgrimson Joins Faculty of Speakers for ALI-CLE Eminent Domain & Land Valuation/Condemnation 101 – January 2017

Posted by on December 15, 2016 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

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is part of the faculty of presenters for ALI-CLE Eminent Domain & Land Valuation/Condemnation 101 in San Diego on January 25-27, 2017. She will present in each track of the conference. For more information or to register for the conference, visit: https://www.ali-cle.org/course/Eminent-Domain-and-Land-Valuation-Litigation-CY009


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Atlanta Lawyer Magazine Recognizes the “The Beauty of the Bard Show”

Posted by on December 15, 2016 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

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The magazine of the Atlanta Bar Association, Atlanta Lawyer, included an article by Honorable Sarah Doyle, Chief Judge, Georgia Court of Appeals, recognizing the performers in this year’s Bard Show including PFT’s Elizabeth Story. Read the full article on page 22 here.

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Torgrimson to Present at ALI-CLE Eminent Domain & Land Valuation/Condemnation 101

Posted by on November 10, 2016 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

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Christian Torgrimson is scheduled to present at both tracks, Eminent Domain/Land Valuation and Condemnation 101, at the ALI-CLI conference in San Diego, January 25-27, 2017. Click here for event information.

In September, Christian served as a member of the faculty for the CLE International’s Eminent Domain Conference in Las Vegas. During that Eminent Domain conference, Christian co-presented the featured presentation, “Pipeline Takings: The Big Projects, Organized Resistance and Key Valuation Issues.”

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Story Helps Mock the Vote on Nov. 10-12 at the Atlanta Bar Association Bard Show

Posted by on October 28, 2016 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

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The Atlanta Bar Association (ABA) will present its 12th regular Courthouse Line Musical production in support of the Atlanta Bar Foundation’s pro bono and other charitable outreach. Join Attorney Elizabeth Story and her legal counterparts for this year’s show, Mock the Vote, which features a hotly contested bar election. Will the candidates be able to withstand the pressure of debates, scandals and millennial voters? The decision is yours! Come “rock” the vote and help the ABA continue to its charitable legal outreach in Atlanta. The November shows will be held at the SCADShow theater (formerly the 14th Street Playhouse). Tickets on sale soon. Click here for more show info.

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Sellers, Dillard Represent SJ Collins In Unanimous Approval of $90M North Decatur Square Project by DeKalb County Commissioners

Posted by on October 27, 2016 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

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Congrats to Julie Sellers and Doug Dillard for helping SJ Collins clear the zoning hurdles for its $90M development in North Decatur Square featuring Atlanta’s first 365 by Whole Foods store. Read more about it here.

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Friese Joins Panel of Women Leaders On “Changing the Game in CRE”

Posted by on October 26, 2016 in Blog, Featured, news | 0 comments

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Managing Partner Stephanie Friese has joined other women leaders in commercial real estate for Atlanta Biz Now’s Women Changing the Game event on December 13 in Atlanta. Get more event info here.