Newark, NJ (July 29, 2010) – McCarter & English is pleased to announce that Lee S. Holtzman has joined the firm's Local Property Tax Appeal Practice in the Newark office. Mr. Holtzman has extensive experience in all aspects of property tax litigation. He joins the firm as a special counsel.
Mr. Holtzman has litigated a wide variety of commercial property disputes. He has represented owners of industrial facilities, hotels, commercial properties, self storage facilities, apartment complexes, office buildings, golf courses, assisted living facilities and residential/co-op developments.
"We are enthusiastic about the depth of experience Lee brings to the firm and to our clients," said Mark Daniele, practice group leader for McCarter's Tax, Employee Benefits and Finance Group. "His talent for litigating property tax disputes is a great addition to our well-established and growing tax appeal practice."
Mr. Holtzman was a law clerk to the Honorable Roger M. Kahn, Tax Court of New Jersey (retired). He has served on the New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Taxation and spoken at the Annual Conference of New Jersey Tax Administrators. He has provided extensive pro bono services to the Veterans Consortium Program and is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America. Mr. Holtzman has also been named a Super Lawyer Rising Star for the past three years.
He received his J.D. from Syracuse University College of Law and his B.A., cum laude, from Montclair State University.
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