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CGI Lines Up Pair of Buyers for City Walk Apts and Retail

CGI Strategies last month sold the 144-unit multifamily component of its City Walk property at 171 Auburn Ave NE to San-Francisco-based FPA Multifamily. At the same time, CGI sold the 30,500-square-foot street-level retail portion to a joint venture between Franklin Road Amoco Inc. and Southern Gas Partners LLC. Apartment amenities include a rooftop tennis court, poolside resident lounge and a 24-hour fitness center. The retail space was leased...

TCC Adds Principal to Business Unit in Atlanta

Brandon Houston has transferred from Trammell Crow Co.'s Houston office to the company's business unit in Atlanta where he will serve as principal. Similar to his role in Houston, Brandon will identify and spearhead new office development and investment opportunities - this time in the greater Atlanta area. “We are thrilled to welcome Brandon to Atlanta as we continue to expand our footprint throughout the greater Atlanta area by focusing on...

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Property Tax Attorney

Roberts Tate, LLC

James L. Roberts, IV

114 Island Professional Park
Saint Simons Island GA 31522
Tel: 912-638-5200

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Description of Law Firm

Sophisticated real estate litigation is a major practice area of our firm. The attorneys at Roberts Tate, LLC have developed specialized skill and expertise in litigating complex issues involving real property and property value related issues.

Through this experience Roberts Tate, LLC has developed an extensive network of appraisers and consultants to aid in litigating issues concerning value. Litigating issues involving valuation of property for ad valorem tax purposes requires application of specialized strategies and techniques as tax assessors are required to value property uniformly, apply the definition of “fair market value” as defined by law, and determine value in compliance with specific rules and regulations required to be utilized in reaching a value.

The attorneys at Roberts Tate, LLC have obtained over $800,000,000 in reductions in property value for their clients and represent numerous timber companies, developers, commercial and multi-family property owners in ad valorem tax matters throughout Georgia and beyond.

Our services include advising clients on application for exemptions and preferential assessment programs coupled with traditional valuation appeals designed to minimize owner’s property tax liability and add to the bottom line.

Description of Attorney

James L. (“Jay”) Roberts, IV is a partner in the firm. He is a litigator and trial attorney who practices exclusively civil litigation. Mr. Roberts has extensive experience in numerous types of litigation, with a particular focus on commercial and employment litigation.

He has served as lead counsel in numerous partnership disputes and fraud and racketeering claims. His skill set has created a demand for his services in domestic relations cases with complicated issues concerning marital property and its value.

He has developed a sub-specialty in advising clients in ad valorem tax matters and has assisted clients in obtaining over half a billion dollars in market value reductions.

His experience also extends to toxic torts, construction, fiduciary and real estate litigation at both the trial and appellate level. He has extensive experience in complex litigation and has served as counsel in numerous class and collective actions.

As an active member of the State Bar, he has served on the Judiciary and Professionalism Committees of the Georgia Bar and has been active in the Young Lawyer’s Division where he served as the Southern District Representative for Brunswick. Currently, he is President of the Wayne County Bar Association and has previously served as its President-elect, Treasurer and Secretary.

Mr. Roberts is admitted to practice law in the State of Georgia, as well as before the United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Georgia and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh and Federal Courts.

Mr. Roberts earned his Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude, from the University of Georgia School of Law and his undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, with highest honors from the University of Georgia.

Roberts Tate, LLC practices law in the following areas:

Real Estate Law - Business Law - Family Law - General Law- Property Tax Appeals