PUBLICATIONS

CONDEMNATION/EMINENT DOMAIN

Seminar papers, Five Simple Rules for Partial Takings, and Overview of a Condemnation Case, American Law Institute-CLE’s Eminent Domain and Land Value Litigation course and Condemnation 101: How to Prepare and Present an Eminent Domain Case course, February 2015, San Francisco – Managing Partner Christian Torgrimson

 

Seminar paper, “Landlord/Tenant Rights: Understanding the Legal Rights of the Landlord and the Tenant in a Condemnation Case,” for the “Issues in Condemnation” Seminar (The Seminar Group), October 2014 –  Attorney Angela Robinson

 

Seminar paper, “Common Evidentiary Issues in Condemnation Cases and How New Changes to Georgia’s Evidence Code Impact Condemnation Law,” for the “Issues in Condemnation” Seminar (The Seminar Group), October 2013 – Attorney Angela Robinson

 

ABA article, “SCOTUS Confirms Temporary Flooding Is Compensable Taking, ABA Section of Litigation- Condemnation, Zoning & Land Use: News & Developments, May 30, 2013  –  co-authors Managing Partner Christian F. Torgrimson with Attorney Elizabeth Story

 

Seminar paper, “How to Attack or Defend Comparable Sales: Condemnee’s Perspective,” ALI-CLE Course of Study, Condemnation 101: How to Prepare and Present an Eminent Domain Case, January 2013  –  co-authors Managing Partner Christian F. Torgrimson with Attorney Elizabeth Story

 

Seminar paper, “Preparation for an Order of Taking: Condemnee Viewpoint,” ALI-CLE Course of Study, Condemnation 101: How to Prepare and Present an Eminent Domain Case, January 2013  –  co-authors Managing Partner Christian F. Torgrimson with Attorney Elizabeth Story

 

Georgia editor for the national eminent domain compendium, Law and Procedure of Eminent Domain in the Fifty States, published by the American Bar Association Section of Litigation’s Condemnation, Zoning & Land Use Committee, June 2012 – Managing Partner Christian Torgrimson

 

Seminar paper, “Strategic Discovery:  A Plan and Purpose for Requesting Documents and Other Discovery,” 7th Annual ALI-ABA Course of Study, Condemnation 101: Winning the High Ground with Fundamentals of Eminent Domain Valuation and Trial Practice, January 2012  –  co-authors Managing Partner Christian F. Torgrimson with Attorney Angela Robinson

 

Seminar paper, “Problems with Proofs and Juries in Condemnation Cases” for 6th Annual ALI-ABA Course of Study, Condemnation 101: Making the Complex Simple in Eminent Domain, February 2011 – Managing Partner Christian F. Torgrimson

 

Seminar paper, “Ethical Issues: Something Old, Something New, Something Twittered, Someone’s Blue,” State Bar of Georgia Eminent Domain Section Annual Seminar and Trial Practice CLE, January 2011 – Partner Charles N. Pursley, Jr.

 

Article, “The Case for Recovery of Business Loss in the Taking of Real Property,” for the American Bar Association Section of Litigation’s Condemnation, Zoning and Land Use Litigation Committee newsletter, Winter 2011; and the State Bar of Georgia Real Property Law Section newsletter, Summer 2011 – Co-authors Managing Partner Christian F. Torgrimson with Attorney Angela Robinson

 

Seminar paper, “Condemnation Laws and Practice Across the Fifty States,” State Bar of Georgia Eminent Domain Section’s Annual Seminar, March 2011 – Managing Partner Christian F. Torgrimson

 

Seminar paper, “Problems with Proofs and Juries in Condemnation Cases” for 6th Annual ALI-ABA Course of Study, Condemnation 101: Making the Complex Simple in Eminent Domain, February 2011 – Managing Partner Christian F. Torgrimson

 

Seminar paper, “Tenants Rights and Compensation Issues,” State Bar of Georgia Eminent Domain Section Annual Seminar and Trial Practice CLE, January 2010 – Partner Charles N. Pursley Jr.

 

Seminar paper, “Thoughts on Trying Real Property Claims in Nuisance, Trespass, Inverse Condemnation and Condemnation,” co-authored with Jeffrey Pollock, for ABA Section of Litigation’s Mid-Year Meeting, April 2009 – Managing Partner Christian F. Torgrimson

 

Seminar paper, “Eminent Domain: Condemnee’s Perspective on Methods of Acquisition and Valuation Issues,” State Bar of Georgia Eminent Domain Section Annual Seminar and Trial Practice CLE, January 2009 – Partner Charles N. Pursley, Jr.

Article, “What is the Highest and Best Use of Wetlands? Think Mitigation,” State Bar of Georgia Eminent Domain Section newsletter, January 2008 – Managing Partner Christian F. Torgrimson

 

Seminar paper, “Consequential Damages and Business Damage: Can the Cost Ever Be Cured?” State Bar of Georgia Eminent Domain Section Annual Seminar and Trial Practice CLE, January 2005 – Managing Partner Christian F. Torgrimson

 

Seminar paper “Banning Video Poker Machines: Unconstitutional Taking Without Just Compensation or Protecting the Public from the ‘Crack Cocaine’ of Gambling?,” State Bar of Georgia Eminent Domain Section Annual Seminar and Trial Practice CLE, January 2002 – Managing Partner Christian Torgrimson

 

Seminar paper, “Condemnation Clauses in Commercial Leases,” State Bar of Georgia Eminent Domain Section Annual Seminar and Trial Practice CLE, January 2008 – Partner Charles N. Pursley Jr.

 

Seminar paper, “Dealing with Appraisers and Other Experts: Challenges in Professionalism, Ethics and Related Issues,” State Bar of Georgia Eminent Domain Section Annual Seminar and Trial Practice CLE, January 2007 – Partner Charles N. Pursley Jr. 

 

Seminar paper, “Dealing with Appraisers and other Experts – Challenges in Professionalism, Ethics and Related Issues,” State Bar of Georgia, Eminent Domain Section and Trial Practice CLE Half Year Session, August 2007 – Managing Partner Christian Torgrimson

 

Seminar paper, “Pending and Anticipated Georgia Legislation,” State Bar of Georgia Eminent Domain Section Annual Seminar and Trial Practice CLE, January 2006 – Partner Charles N. Pursley, Jr.

 

Book, Georgia Eminent Domain, The Harrison Company, 1982 –Partner Charles N. Pursley Jr.

COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

Article, “Association Issues in Property Transfers, ” The Network, September 2015 – Attorney Christine R. Norstadt

 

Article, “Understanding Gross Ups and Expense Caps,” The Network, June 2015 -Attorney Christine R. Norstadt

 

Article, “In Trying Times, Networking Makes a Difference,” Atlanta Business Chronicle, January 2-8, 2009 – Managing Partner Stephanie Friese

 

Article, “Get in on the Ground Floor of Going Green,” The Atlanta Lawyer, the Official News Publication of the Atlanta Bar Association, March 2008 – Managing Partner Stephanie Friese

 

Article, “Making Rain:  How to Bring in the Business,” The Fulton County Daily Report, March 15, 2005 – Managing Partner Stephanie Friese

 

Article, “Money Matters,” The Fulton County Daily Report, November 8, 2004 – Managing Partner Stephanie Friese 

 

“Cost-Effective Practices for Employee Retention,” ABA: The Young Lawyer, July/August 2004 – Managing Partner Stephanie Friese 

ZONING/LAND USE

 

Seminar paper, Land Use Law, The Seminar Group, March 3, 2015 – co-authors Partner Julie Sellers with Attorney  Jill Arnold 

 

Seminar paper, Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act, 4th Annual Best of CLE, February 25-26, 2015 – Partner Doug Dillard

 

Book, Zoning and Land Use Law in Georgia, published by Council on Quality Growth, co-authors Partner Doug Dillard,with Attorney Jill Arnold