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McKirdy & Riskin attorneys named as 2011 NJ Super Lawyers

Four of McKirdy & Riskin’s nine attorneys were selected as “Top 100″ Attorneys in New Jersey” for 2011 by Super Lawyers, as published by Thomson Reuters and in the April, 2011 edition of New Jersey Monthly Magazine.  Ed McKirdy, Harry Riskin, Jack Buonocore and Tony Della Pelle were all named to the Top 100 Attorneys... Read More

Richard DeAngelis comments on high volume of property tax appeals

McKirdy & Riskin’s Richard DeAngelis was quoted in the March 19, 2011 article by Shannon Mullen and William Westhoven in the Daily Record, “Tax Assessment Appeals on the Rise.” Mr. DeAngelis commented on the high volume of property tax appeals which have been filed in recent years, and in particular on the continued rise in filed appeals... Read More

Jack Buonocore obtains $3.75 million jury verdict in diner taking

A Morris County jury awarded the owner of the former Traveler’s Diner in Dover $3.75 million on March 15, 2011, as just compensation for the taking of its diner property in 2008 in connection with a new bridge at the intersection of Routes 46 and 15 by the New Jersey Department of Transportation.  McKirdy & Riskin’s... Read More

Thomas Olson and Richard DeAngelis featured at tax appeal seminar

On February 28, 2011, McKirdy & Riskin’s Thomas Olson and Richard DeAngelis served as panelists at the Morris County Bar Association’s Real Estate Tax Appeal seminar which was held at the Morris County Courthouse. Tom provided an overview of the tax appeal process to the attorneys in the audience, while Rich discussed recent case law... Read More

Anthony F. DellaPelle participates as a faculty member at the National Eminent Domain conference

On February 18, 2011, McKirdy & Riskin’s Anthony F. DellaPelle participated as a member of the faculty on two separate panels at the ALI-ABA annual conference on eminent domain law in Coral Gables, Florida. Mr. Della Pelle first served as a member of a panel entitled “The ‘Social’ Lawyer: New Media Strategies for Marketing Your... Read More

Cases in Limbo With Tunnel Demise

McKirdy & Riskin’s Anthony DellaPelle was interviewed in this story regarding the impact of the cancellation of the trans-Hudson ARC Tunnel on the eminent domain matters which were already underway to acquire the necessary real estate to build the project. Please read the entire article here.... Read More

Forrester Takes Up Carteret Man’s Fight

This article focuses on Gubernatorial Candidate Doug Forrester’s visit with WWII hero Johnnie Stevens in his battle against his hometown to save his home from eminent domain. Please read the entire article here.... Read More