Practice Focus: Ms. Sassaman’s areas of practice include Real Estate and Redevelopment Law with a primary focus on real estate valuation based litigation.
A Closer Look
Ms. Sassaman is active in all aspects of litigation for public and private clients for local property taxation, eminent domain and real estate valuation-based issues. Ms. Sassaman previously served as local property tax counsel for multiple municipalities and she currently represents local and national investors and developers, major Fortune 500 corporations, private equity firms, institutional investors, and real estate investment trusts to develop strategies best suited to manage their portfolio wide real estate tax burdens. Ms. Sassaman has litigated property tax appeals for all types of property, including data centers, apartments, office buildings, warehouse and distribution properties, regional and super-regional malls, retail strip and power centers, research and development facilities, hospitals, nursing and assisted care facilities, hotels, casinos, oil and gas industry properties, power generation facilities, vacant land, mixed use buildings, beach clubs, auto dealerships and manufacturing plants. Ms. Sassaman regularly appears before numerous County Boards of Taxation as well as the New Jersey Tax Court. A great deal of Ms. Sassaman’s practice also focuses on infrastructure planning and implementation where her work includes the coordination of property assemblage for right of way corridors, utility projects and roadway improvements. Her work includes counseling to private and public entities with regard to due diligence and property valuation for the procurement of purchase and sale agreements, right of entry permits, temporary workspace licenses, and easements for partial and full takings.
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