Atlanta law firm Pursley Friese Torgrimson announces managing partner Stephanie Friese has been named to Real Estate Forum’s 2017 Women of Influence list.
Every year the Real Estate Forum honors women in commercial real estate with high-level positions that are positively influencing the industry. Friese was selected from hundreds of nominees across the country based on her achievements in, contributions to, and reputation in the trade.
“It’s a great honor to be recognized by this prestigious publication for a career of great fortune and hard work,” said Friese. “One of my goals is to inspire and empower others by instilling in them that there are no barriers or glass ceilings preventing them from success. I owe a great deal of gratitude to my colleagues and mentors who have inspired me and allowed me to grow.”
At Pursley Friese Torgrimson, Friese is a strategic advocate and negotiator who represents commercial real estate clients across the United States in both transactional and litigation matters. She is involved in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, from acquisition of land, to leasing, construction, and disposition. She brings extensive experience in all matters related to commercial real estate law and litigation for retail, industrial, office and mixed use property.
The magazine’s 24th Annual Women of Influence report is featured in the July/August issue and will highlight individual profiles of recipients.
Pursley Friese Torgrimson is led by Charles N. Pursley Jr., Stephanie Friese (Aron) and Christian F. Torgrimson. The energy behind forming Pursley Friese Torgrimson began as mutual respect and direct professional collaboration between the three founding partners. Torgrimson has practiced real property and eminent domain/condemnation law with Charles Pursley Jr. for 18 years. For more than a decade, Friese and Torgrimson have shared a professional alliance that spanned leadership positions at Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, frequent commercial real estate client collaboration, as well as CREW involvement. Their collaborative legal expertise, passion and shared principles fueled the formation of a formal partnership, Pursley Friese Torgrimson LLP, in 2013.
The firm is certified woman-owned and woman-managed and advocates on behalf of businesses and property owners, corporate real estate executives, real property investors, real estate developers, landlords, tenants, franchisors and franchisees, property managers and real estate brokers and their financial lending institutions.