Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) April 26, 2016
The Owners’ Counsel of America is pleased to announce that New Jersey condemnation attorneys Anthony F. DellaPelle and Edward D. McKirdy, partners with McKirdy & Riskin, PA, have been named among the Top 100 New Jersey Super Lawyers for 2016. Both DellaPelle and McKirdy have earned the distinction of being among the Top 100 New Jersey Super Lawyers every year since 2009.
For over 25 years, Anthony DellaPelle has focused his practice on eminent domain, redevelopment, and real estate tax appeals earning multiple professional honors for his achievements. Designated as a Board Certified Civil Trial Attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey, DellaPelle has represented property owners in numerous contested condemnation matters and has secured several multimillion dollar awards for his clients. He is a designated member of the Counselors of Real Estate® and serves on its Board of Directors. DellaPelle represents New Jersey in the Owners’ Counsel of America (OCA), a nationwide network of leading eminent domain lawyers, also serving on OCA’s Board of Directors.
Defending the property rights of landowners in eminent domain and condemnation matters for nearly 50 years, Edward McKirdy has received numerous accolades for his success in and out of the courtroom. An Emeritus Member of OCA, McKirdy served as the organization’s New Jersey member for over a decade, representing exclusively New Jersey property owners in condemnation and property rights matters. Throughout his career, McKirdy has advocated for the advancement of private property rights and has helped establish a number of key principles of New Jersey condemnation law.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service for lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.
Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in a state are selected by the Super Lawyers research team to receive the annual honor. The Top 100 list highlights the 100 attorneys who obtained the highest points in the 2016 New Jersey Super Lawyers nomination process.
Since 1967, McKirdy & Riskin, P.A. has focused on assisting New Jersey property owners—large corporations, family-owned businesses and individuals—in eminent domain, redevelopment, property tax and other real estate valuation matters. The firm has earned its reputation for knowledgeable and aggressive representation by fighting for clients' Constitutionally-guaranteed property rights in many of New Jersey's landmark cases. McKirdy & Riskin lawyers have helped hundreds of private individuals and businesses successfully challenge the government in eminent domain takings, property tax appeals and redevelopment issues. This year, seven of the firm’s nine attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2016 New Jersey Super Lawyers list under the eminent domain practice area.
About Owners' Counsel of America:
The Owners’ Counsel of America (OCA) is a nationwide network of eminent domain lawyers dedicated to protecting the rights of private property owners large and small, locally and nationally, and to advancing the cause of property rights. The condemnation attorneys affiliated with OCA are in private practice in nearly every state and help individual owners and businesses stand up against federal, state, and local governments, utilities, redevelopment authorities and other entities armed with eminent domain power. For more information or to locate an eminent domain lawyer in your state, please visit http://www.ownerscounsel.com.