In January 2019, Michael J. Ash, Esq., CRE, joined the firm of Carlin & Ward focusing on eminent domain, real estate tax appeals, infrastructure planning, and real estate litigation.
Practice Focus: Real Estate Litigation specializing in eminent domain, tax appeals, and right-of-way acquisition/planning
A Closer Look
Mr. Ash's areas of practice include Litigation, Redevelopment Law, Real Estate, and Municipal Law specializing in real estate value litigation, specifically, eminent domain and real estate tax appeals. Mr. Ash is a Certified Civil Trial Attorney by the New Jersey Supreme Court and brings his 15 years of experience acquiring real estate for public projects to representation of property owners in eminent domain acquisitions. The majority of Mr. Ash's practice focuses on eminent domain for property assemblage for right of way corridors, utility projects and roadway improvements. His 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. Mr. Ash collaborates with experts in various disciplines including real estate appraisers, engineers, planners and environmental consultants. Mr. Ash is a trial attorney handling all aspects of condemnation valuation jury trials, commissioner hearings and tax appeals in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Law Division, Appellate Court, Tax Court, Supreme Court and United States District Court for the District of New Jersey and Southern District of New York.
- Areas of Expertise
- Eminent Domain/Condemnation
- Land Use, Master Planning
- Redevelopment Planning, Projects
- Designations and Certifications
- Senior Member, International Right of Way Association