The Value of Using a Redevelopment Attorney- In the Redevelopment Process

New Jersey Redevelopment Authority - Redevelopment Training Institute


Friday, March 23, 2012
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EDT

Trenton, NJ, United States

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Come learn the “true” value of why a redevelopment attorney is essential. Real estate development, especially applying the Local Redevelopment and Housing Law require specialized knowledge of a narrow area of the law. Because of the rather comprehensive and specialized nature of the redevelopment planning process, a redevelopment attorney who work regularly in this area of the law is needed to advise municipalities and developers on what is and what is not permissible, and how to best navigate through this myriad of liability and legal issues associated with redevelopment in New Jersey.

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James Maley

Confirmed Speaker

Since 1996, Jim Maley has served as the Mayor of the Borough of Collingswood, where he has held elected office since 1989. During his tenure as Mayor, the Borough has a series of redevelopment successes in commercial and residential projects. The Borough's latest success is a transit-oriented downtown mixed-use ... Read More

Lori Grifa

Confirmed Speaker

Lori Grifa, a lawyer, was most recently a member of Wolff & Samson’s Government and Regulatory Affairs Group. She focused on the areas of administrative, regulatory and government affairs, and handled commercial and employment litigation. From 2002-2003, she served as chief of staff to state Attorney General David Samson. In ... Read More

Barbara Casey

Confirmed Speaker

Barbara A. Casey is a partner in the Real Estate Department and Practice Group Co-Leader of the Real Estate Development Group. She is also a member of the Franchise and Distribution Group, Land Use Group, Transactional Finance Group, Housing Group, Planned Communities and Condominiums Group and Public Finance Group. Her ... Read More