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Pursley Friese Torgrimson Congratulates Partner Lou Papera for being selected to Urban Land Institute’s Leadership for 2015-2016!

Posted by on September 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

papera1-297x3002Partner 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 program.

Managing Partner Christian Torgrimson to Present as NAMWOLF Conference!

Posted by on September 11, 2015 in Blog, events, Featured, news, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Christian-TorgrimsonManaging 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 operators.

Partner Doug Dillard Served on the Council for Quality Growth Panel!

Posted by on September 3, 2015 in events, Featured, news | 0 comments

doug_dillard-297x300Partner Doug Dillard served on the Council for Quality Growth’s Panel on August 27th at the Georgia Environmental Conference, hosted in Jekyll Island.  The Council discussed the realities of well-intentioned policy initiatives and how developers and builders can best help to achieve community goals while attaining needed economic returns.

Best Lawyers ® Recognize Pursley and Dillard

Posted by on August 28, 2015 in events, news, Uncategorized | 0 comments

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      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 Doug!

Lou Papera Now a Partner

Posted by on August 14, 2015 in Blog, events, Featured, news | 0 comments

Congratulations to our colleague Lou Papera for his expanded leadership role with our firm! Lou provides clients with commercial real estate legal services related to leasing, real estate transactions and dispositions. Read Lou’s complete announcement here.

Torgrimson Moderates Future of Cumberland Panel with Real Estate Bisnow Atlanta

Posted by on July 31, 2015 in Blog, events, news | 0 comments

CFT ModeratesPFT Partner Christian Torgrimson moderated the Future of Cumberland Panel for Real Estate Bisnow Atlanta’s July event at 400 Galleria Pkwy. The panel discussed the transformation of the Cumberland/ Galleria area into a growing, vibrant mixed-use development. Read more about the panel discussion here.

Friese Moderates Atlanta Office Panel with Real Estate Bisnow Atlanta

Posted by on June 26, 2015 in Blog, events, news, Uncategorized | 0 comments

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Stephanie Friese moderated the commercial real estate panel for Real Estate Bisnow Atlantas 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 here.

CREW Recognizes Friese, Torgrimson for Entrepreneurial Spirit!

Posted by on June 25, 2015 in Blog, events, news, Uncategorized | 0 comments

download (10)Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) has recognized Stephanie Friese and Christian Torgrimson, co-founders and managing partners of Pursley Friese Torgrimson, with the Entrepreneurial Spirit Award. CREW presented its 2015 Atlanta Impact Awards to Atlanta women making a difference in commercial real estate. Read more about the June 11 event at the Woodruff Arts Center, and all the award recipients here. Congratulations Stephanie and Christian!

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Christine Norstadt Named Contributing Writer for The Network

Posted by on June 22, 2015 in Blog, news, Uncategorized | 0 comments

ChristineCongratulations to Attorney Christine Norstadt for being selected as a contributing writer for The Network, a quarterly magazine for real estate professionals across the United States and more than thirty professional real estate organizations. Read Christine’s first article in the June 2015 edition here!

Arnold, Sellers Talk Zoning and Land Use at 
37th Annual Real Property Law Institute

Posted by on May 12, 2015 in Blog, news | 0 comments

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Attorney Jill Arnold and Partner Julie Sellers presented, “The Updates and Trends in Zoning and Land Use,” on May 8 at the 37th Annual Real Property Law Institute continuing education seminar of the State Bar of Georgia in Destin, Fla.